Philip McGovern

Chief Financial Officer

About Philip

Phil began his career at The Heights in October of 2002, overseeing the School’s business management and fundraising activities.  For the prior twenty years, Phil worked in the communications industry first for AT&T, then Lucent Technologies and Verizon Communications.  He held a variety of management positions at these companies, all related to sales, marketing and financial management.  Phil received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Queens College, CUNY and his M.B.A. from The George Washington University, where he taught for eleven years as an adjunct professor in their School of Business. Phil and his wife Callie have four children – PJ, Sean, Callie and Grace.  Sons PJ (’05) and Sean (’08) both earned degrees from Providence College after graduating from The Heights. Phil’s daughters, Callie and Grace, graduated from Oakcrest School in McLean, Virginia in 2012 and 2021 respectively.