Having completed High School at the prestigious Epsom Girls Grammar School, Phillis went on to complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Sport and Recreation – Management Major.  In the past 2 years she has held the positions of Golf Manager at Aviation Golf Club and more recently working in the Operations Team at Royal Auckland and Grange Golf Club.  This has allowed her to make use of her studies to understand Sport and Recreation in NZ and what part golf clubs play in the greater sport and recreation industry.

In the past 6 months at Royal Auckland and Grange Golf Club, she has been coordinating the Corporate Golf Tournaments which has allowed her to continue competing in golf tournaments, exhibiting at corporate golf events and running them successfully.

Phillis is regularly invited to the Golf Channel in America to continue the promotion of women competing in Long Drive.  You can also find her exhibiting her skills in Long Drive around the South Pacific, having recently exhibited at the RACV Royal Pines Resort before the Australian Ladies Professional Golf Challenge in the Gold Coast, Australia in February 2017.  Not only does she exhibit at events but she actively involves herself in the youth development, which is a passion for her.