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Interview: Rhonda Phillips


Dr. Rhonda Phillips is dean of the Honors College at Purdue University. She holds a doctorate in city and regional planning and an MS in economics from the Georgia Institute of Technology. She previously served as associate professor and director of the Center for Building Better Communities at the University of Florida and as associate dean for Barrett, The Honors College, at Arizona State University. As a community and economic development specialist, community investment and well-being comprise the focus of Phillips's research and outreach activities.