Dr. Dorothy Phillips serves as a Director-at-Large for the ACS Board of Directors. She received her bachelor's degree in Chemistry from Vanderbilt University in 1967 and Ph.D. in biochemistry from the University of Cincinnati in 1974. She began her career with the Dow Chemical Company, but spent a majority of her career with the Waters Corporation, joining in 1984 and ending in 2013 as the Director of Strategic Marketing. Dr. Phillips has participated in the ACS Northeastern Section since 1990, serving as Chair, Counselor, and, currently, Trustee. She has also served as chair for the ACS Analytical Chemistry Division.