Dr. Warren R. Phillips (Outside Director) - currently the financial manager for the Albanian-Macedonian-Bulgarian Oil Pipeline Corporation, a $1.5B (CAPEX) crude oil pipeline developer for Caspian oil flows to the west; and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Labock Technologies, Inc., a research, development and manufacturing company that produces conventional and unconventional bullet resistant glass, modular vehicle armor and specialized armored vehicles for military, law enforcement and civilian use.
From 1993 to 2001 Dr. Phillips was Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Maryland Moscow, Inc., a 501(c)(3) educational and training venture that was involved in over $50M in financial training to the newly evolving countries of the former Soviet Union. Dr. Phillips provided advice in developing financial systems (bank, stock exchange, pension, insurance and government) in most of those countries. Between 1974 and 2003 Dr. Phillips was Professor of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland. During that time he served in a number of administrative positions including Vice President for Academics at UMBC, and Assistant Vice President for Administration for the University System where he managed system-wide information technology, budgeting and internal audit.