Philip Chandler

Rock Hill-York County Airport

Rev. Philip Chandler has been around commercial aviation since 1959 in Orlando when his father was hired by Delta Airlines. He worked as a teenager in the bag room for Delta at MCO, then at MCO Orlando in 1972 began an 18 year career at numerous airports across the country with Eastern Airlines in customer service, training, management and sales. He is serving as a city representative on the Rock Hill-York County Airport Commission for 4 years and is currently vice chair of the airport commission. Professionally he is a retired United Methodist Minister serving a rural local church in York County. He received his BA Social Sciences degree from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Ariz., and a Master of Divinity Degree from Claremont School of Theology, Claremont, Calif. Philip enjoys serving the state association to further the future of aviation in South Carolina.