Dustin Phillips

Dustin Phillips – President of the Board, Director of Upward Bound (UB) Programs, Opportunity Resource Services (ORS) Operations, & Co-Founder.

Dustin was a first-generation low-income student from Amarillo, TX and has earned an M.A. in Communications from the University of Texas Arlington and a B.S. in Church Ministry from Southwestern A/G University. He has seventeen years of combined professional experience working with students in educational and travel settings, eight of those years specifically as part of Upward Bound programs. Dustin also has experience as an Adjunct Instructor teaching Speech Communications, and he is a member of the City Council in Benbrook, TX.