+ − Contact Information
Phone: (614) 466-2158
77 S. High St
Columbus, OH 43215
+ − Biography
State Representative Debbie Phillips (D-Albany) is serving her third term for the 94th Ohio House District, which includes Meigs, parts of Athens, Washington and Vinton Counties. The 94th Ohio House District is also home to Ohio University and Hocking College.
Phillips is a member of the Ohio House Democratic Caucus Leadership team, serving as Assistant Minority Leader.
Prior to her election to the House, Rep. Phillips represented the 4th Ward on Athens City Council. She served on the Council’s Planning and Development Committee, which oversees proposed developments, subdivisions, and implementation of the Comprehensive Plan in Athens.
A graduate of Ohio University, Rep. Phillips has built a career fighting for educational opportunities for Ohio’s children. She was the founding Executive Director of the Ohio Fair Schools Campaign, to promote quality public education. Rep. Phillips is a qualified mediator who has provided training in peer mediation and conflict resolution in schools.
In the 130th General Assembly Rep. Phillips intends to continue her focus on educational excellence in Ohio, to promote advanced energy opportunities to strengthen Ohio’s economy and to be a strong advocate for the people of the 94th District.
In addition to her work on education issues Rep. Phillips serves on the House Finance and Appropriations Committee, House Rules and Reference Committee, House Education Committee and the Joint Legislative Ethics Commission.
Rep. Phillips lives in Albany with her husband Jim and their two children, Jeremiah and Pauline.