Danny Phillips

Danny Phillips

Danny is communications officer for UNISON Scotland. He also works for Govan Law Centre as their business, research and policy manager and he runs governance projects in Malawi for the Active Learning Centre, an international development charity at Glasgow University. He has been a CPAG Trustee since 2008 and is chair of the CPAG in Scotland Advisory Committee. 

He has worked for NACAB, Shelter Scotland, Lloyds TSB Foundation and North Ayrshire Council. From 1999-2003 he was head of CPAG in Scotland. From 2003 to 2007 he was a special adviser to the First Minister of Scotland. 

He was an author of CPAG's Welfare Benefits and Tax Credits Handbook and writes for Scottish media. He lives with his family in Glasgow.