200 E. Las Olas Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Breaking News Editor
Responsible for early morning breaking news, aggregating various news sources online, launching Early Team reporters and/or photographers and keeping the various newsroom components up to date about what is happening on any given day. Doug Phillips has worked at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel since 2000, initially with our public radio partnership and then transitioning to other multi-media duties.
Doug Phillips has worked in South Florida journalism for most of his career, spending more than 15 years covering commercial and public radio news in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and on assignment throughout the Southeast. Doug has also covered multiple sessions of the Florida Legislature in Tallahassee.
Outside of the work sphere, Doug balances life with a teacher-spouse and two children flying through their teens as well as his lifelong passions of golf, running and basic fitness.