Monica Phillips is Operations Director for the National Trauma Institute and has over 17 years of critical care and nurse manager experience for all age populations. Prior to joining NTI, Mrs. Phillips worked as the Trauma Division Program Manager at Brooke Army Medical Center. Her responsibilities included the trauma and burn programs and the Surgical Critical Care fellowship. She was also involved in the DoD Joint Trauma System development and TRISAT (Trauma Institute of San Antonio, Texas), the predecessor to NTI. Mrs. Phillips has been the primary administrator of the Annual Trauma Symposium since 2003.