Mr. C. Phillip Marion, Jr.
Phillip Marion a resident of Wilmington, N.C., was appointed by the governor to a term ending in 2015. He serves as chair of the Business Affairs Committee and a member of the Educational Planning and Programs Committee and the Executive Committee.
A native of Greensboro, he has more than 30 years of banking experience with BB&T with responsibilities for marketing, administrative leadership, leadership development and business development. He has a long history of community service in the Cape Fear Area, with Cape Fear Council of Boy Scouts, Greater Wilmington Chamber of Commerce and Cape Fear Area United Way.
His previous association with UNC Wilmington has included serving as a member of UNCW's Board of Visitors and as past chair of finance for the university's Foundation Board. He holds a bachelors degree in business from East Carolina University and is a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking of the South at Louisiana State University.