A 2004 graduate of Concordia Lutheran High School, Phil Brackmann made the transition in 2016 from the math department to the administrator role of Dean of Student Success. He joined the Concordia staff in 2013 and previously worked as a math teacher at Churubusco High School. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Indiana Wesleyan University and a master’s degree in educational leadership from Concordia University-Ann Arbor.

He and his wife Elisa have three children, Stella, Connor, and Carter.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with the family, watching sports, and playing golf.