Alyssa Phillips, MBA
VP of Business Operations
Alyssa joined HCR in 2018 to optimize info systems and create a systems network that would provide an even better client experience. Prior to joining HCR, she built a startup in the consumer goods industry (manufacturing and distribution) that grew to a team of 32 in 4 years. She was in charge of company infrastructure, all operations (office and warehouse), vendor relations, manufacturing supply chain, info systems network, HR including recruiting/hiring, staff training, etc. Prior to that, Alyssa worked in restaurant franchise management, helping to build the infrastructure to manage franchisees for an international chain. Prior to that, she helped to start a foundation and ran NBA summer basketball camps for kids.
One day or day one. You decide.
Important Career Moment
At the startup, I took my position as a role model very seriously. It was incredibly rewarding to be in a position to develop employees and help them grow and gain the confidence to become leaders themselves.
Awards & Causes
UCLA Alumni, Planned Parenthood, sports and education (especially inner-city programs), very passionate about health and wellness
Arts & Entertainment
Books: Becoming (Michelle Obama), Chronicles of a Death Foretold (Gabriel Garcia Marquez), Belong to Me (Marisa de los Santos), Everything I Never Told You (Celeste Ng)
Movies: Hidden Figures, Law Abiding Citizen, Inception
Shows: Game of Thrones, House of Cards, Outlander
Staying active (yoga, spin, cardio, weight-lifting, hiking, paddle boarding); anything food/wine related (cooking, events, exploring new restaurants/cuisines); traveling (especially to new places); spending time with loved ones