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Phil Harris


A former television production instructor, Phil is nationally-known as a textbook author and a break-out session presenter in the fields of television production and broadcast journalism. He has travelled throughout the country as a consultant and trainer sharing and advising session attendees on many aspects of teaching these subjects successfully. Phil has made presentations at VENE, ACTE, FETC, ITEA, JEA, SkillsUSA, STN, TSA, VATIE, and others.

In February, 2006, the first edition of his high school textbook Television Production was published by Goodheart-Willcox, Co., Inc. Phil’s new textbook, Television Production and Broadcast Journalism, also published by Goodheart-Willcox, Co., became available in March, 2011.

Phil has also written many articles for School Video News. Phil is the Technical Chair for the Television Production contest for SkillsUSA. Additional information, sample videos, and links for booking Phil can be found at