Phil Chalk


Pronouns: he/him

Phil supports the Social Enterprise team by helping to implement stakeholder and public dialogue engagement initiatives on behalf of government clients as well as other dialogue and engagement projects.

Phil is originally from Ontario and moved to Vancouver in 2022. He has extensive experience in event management, having contributed to major event projects across Canada, internationally, and in virtual space. Phil joins the Centre with a strong background in creating a platform for inclusive dialogue, having spent the previous four years working on 6 Degrees, the global forum for inclusion. He also brings experience in research, advocacy, public polling, and organizational strategy. Phil is passionate about dialogue, and the inclusion of diverse and historically marginalized voices, especially as an input to an effective, vibrant, and representative democracy.

Phil has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto with a major in Political Science, and minors in Canadian Studies and History. He also has a Postgraduate Certificate from Humber College in Event Management.

Outside of the Centre, you will often find Phil enjoying the outdoors while biking, hiking, or camping, or inside making some noise on a drum kit or guitar.