Hiram College
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Phil Eaves, M.F.A.

Director of Strategic Communications and Liaison to the Board of Trustees

Phil assumed the role of director of strategic communications and the liaison to the Board of Trustees in September 2020. He works with members of the president’s senior cabinet to support communications relating to key college operations. Prior to accepting this position, Phil served the College in other roles for nearly seven years, first as the executive assistant to the dean and then as the executive assistant to the president.

Phil came to Hiram College after three years of experience at Apple, Inc., where he held the position of preservation and operations specialist for the company’s lower New England retail division. In this role, he provided operational support to division management and coordinated communication to the retail teams.


  • M.F.A., Creative Writing, Goddard College
  • B.A., English and Psychology, Washington & Jefferson College