Senior Vice President, Legal and Human Resources, General Counsel and Secretary
Bryan K. Phillips is Senior Vice President, Legal and Human Resources, General Counsel and Secretary. Since joining Surmodics in 2005, Bryan has served in multiple roles of increasing responsibility in the legal department. Bryan joined Surmodics from Guidant Corporation where he served as patent counsel at its Cardiac Rhythm Management Group (now part of Boston Scientific, Inc.). He also practiced law at the Minneapolis-based law firm of Merchant & Gould P.C. Bryan received his B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Kansas and his law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School. He is admitted to the Minnesota State Bar association, registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and is a member of various legal and professional organizations. In addition to his work, Bryan serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Twin Cities United Way.