Former Cabinet Minister, St. Kitts and Nevis
Glenn Phillip is a politician and former Cabinet Minister in St. Kitts and Nevis.
Early life and edcuation
Glenn Phillip was born on 20 July 1968 to parents Lillian Phillip and Norbert Browne.
He was raised in Challengers Village by his mother and great grandmother and attended primary and secondary school in Basseterre.
At school Glenn was recognised for his sporting prowess and his above-average height and lightening quick movements on the basketball court soon earned him the nickname ‘The Ghost’. After being accepted into the St. Kitts National Basketball team, Glenn was talent-spotted by a US University for a four-year basketball scholarship. In 1994 he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing.
After graduating, Glenn returned to St. Kitts where he is currently Marketing and Customer Service Manager at The Cable.
He was appointed Minister of Sports, Youth Empowerment, Information Technology, and Telecommunications from 2010 to 2015 in the Denzil Douglas led St. Kitts Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP) Administration.
He failed to win a seat in the 2015 general elections.
He lives in Challengers with his wife and two children.