Originally from Bird-in-Hand, PA, Phil Yoder came to Pittsburgh from Eastern Mennonite University. Phil earned his degree in Biology with an endorsement in secondary education. Phil was a student teacher for a year and also worked with youth during summer camp. On campus, Phil was a Community Advisor to those in his building. For his international studies, Phil spent a semester in South Africa and Lesotho, getting a broader international perspective. In his free time, Phil loved making music or playing any sports. Phil served at Friends of the Riverfront.