Coordinator for Restore the Mississippi River Delta Coalition
South Central Regional Center
Matt Phillips is the Coordinator for the Restore the Mississippi River Delta Coalition’s Outreach Team. He works with organizers around Louisiana to improve the Coalition’s community engagement. A native of New York City, Matt graduated from Oberlin College with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. While he comes from a field ecology background, his interest is in coastal community resiliency in the face of climate change. Matt moved to Louisiana in 2014 to work on and learn about the state’s coastal land loss crisis.