Phillip Hedgepeth

Director of Community Engagement

Phillip has been with the UWCA since July, 2008. Prior to coming on board the United Way he was the Director of the Brunswick County Literacy Council. He has over 14 years of experience serving as a Social Worker for therapeutic foster care programs in NC. Phillip graduated from UNCW and has been in Wilmington since 1985.

Phillip is actively involved in our coastal playground, including kayaking, disc golf and feet in the sand time. A self proclaimed Dylanologist, Phillip enjoys playing the guitar and attending concerts at Greenfield Lake Amphitheater. Phillip’s wife Angie works at Trillium Health Resources and they have two children. River is a sophomore at UNC-Greensboro and Alyssa is a freshman at Cape Fear Community College. When not found on the water or the beach Phillip and family can be found chilling downtown Wilmington.