Jim Phillips is the EVP and Chief Information Officer. For over 25 years, he has worked in financial services technology responsible for defining and executing on transformation strategies to realize the potential of today’s rapidly changing technology landscape. He has worked with the smallest startups to the largest national financial services organizations in deploying new capabilities and emerging technologies. Jim believes that his hands-on experience and strategic view help to deliver real solutions that have measurable impact for the organizations he serves.
Jim serves on the board for the Bonifii credit union CUSO, national advisory board for Jack Henry-Symitar, the Executive Committee for the CUNA Technology Council, the UCI Paul Merage CIO Roundtable group and the Orange County CIO forum. Prior to joining SchoolsFirst, he served as CIO at Stanford and Arizona Federal credit unions and worked in consulting for the financial services and the U.S. Department of Education with Accenture.