Jason Phillips

OFFICIAL #23
NBA Experience 17 seasons
Currently in his 18th NBA season
Born April 10, 1970 (Weatherford, Texas)
Resides Lipan, Texas
HS Cisco (Cisco, Texas)
College Tarleton State University ’93

Jason Phillips has officiated 951 regular season games and 51 playoff, and four Finals games since joining the NBA officiating staff 15 seasons ago. In addition, Phillips has six seasons of experience officiating in the CBA, working the 1999 CBA Finals. He also officiated three seasons in the WNBA, working the 1999 WNBA Finals. Phillips spent five years officiating at the high school level in his home state of Texas.

Phillips earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree at Tarleton State. In addition, he played varsity basketball, golf and baseball while at Cisco High School in Texas.

Phillips and his wife, Lewana Hensarling, have three sons and reside in Lipan, Texas, where he enjoys spending his time coaching his sons’ sports teams and playing golf.