Philip S. Weigand

SMU board committees

Compensation Committee, chair
Institutional Advancement Committee
Executive Committee

Educational background

Boston University
Master of Science in public relations
Stanford University
Bachelor of Arts

Philip S. Weigand

Retired U.S. Marine and Virgil Adams real estate agent Phil Weigand serves on the board of directors for Heritage Financial Corporation and is a member of the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation. He served the Olympia community for many years as a member of the West Olympia Rotary Club; board member of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Thurston County and the Drug Court Foundation Board; and president of the Olympia Country and Golf Club. In retirement, he divides his time between the Olympia area and Hawaii.

As a Marine, Weigand served in Vietnam where he received the Silver Star medal for heroism, the nation's third highest award for gallantry in action. He retired in 1980 as a Lieutenant Colonel with 20 years of service.

Weigand received a Bachelor of Arts at Stanford University and a Master of Science in public relations at Boston University.