President and CEO, Home Port Alliance for the USS New Jersey, Inc Mr. Rowan was a Founding Member of the Home Port Alliance and served as Treasurer. He worked with the team that prepared the application to the US Navy that requested the location of the USS New Jersey on the Camden Waterfront. Phil was a member of the delegation that met with Navy officials on the application and escorted them to the proposed site on the Camden Waterfront.
Executive Director Battleship New Jersey Museum & Memorial Working at overseeing the World’s Greatest Battleship — the USS New Jersey, located on the Camden Waterfront. We are open for tours, facility rentals, school trips, special events, overnight encampments.
President Economic Development Associates Jun 2004 – Dec 2014
Executive Director Camden County Improvement 1991 – 2004: Bond finance and economic development agency.
Executive Director New Jersey Urban Development Corporation 1987 – 1991: Development grant and finance agency focused on urban revitalization.
Director of Community & Economic Development, City of Bridgeton 1978 – 1987: City community and economic development department.
Director of Community Development, City of Cape May 1977 – 1978: City department focused on housing rehabilitation, historic preservation, economic development and park development.