by Kathy Marson
SPOKANE, Wash., April 11, 2016 - Upper Columbia Conference welcomes Tony Phillips as he serves as a temporary assistant to the youth director. Jeff Wines, UCC Pathfinder director is serving as an interim youth and Camp MiVoden director.
Tony is well known among Pathfinders for his coordination of the Pathfinder Bible Experience. He has spent nine years working with Pathfinders.
For nearly eleven years Tony was a self-employed computer tech. He recently took up paralegal studies and received basic and advanced certificates in family law, victim advocacy, alternative dispute resolution, and criminal and constitutional law. He volunteers on the 24-hour crisis helpline for rural resources victim services.
Tony and his wife Claudia are the parents of Sonia, 19, and Gabriel, 18. They live in Colville and are members of Summit Northwest Ministries.