Morgan Jones Phillips was born in the Baldwin Street Gallery of Photography in Toronto in 1971. He worked in collectively created theatre and many odd jobs for most of his life. For a few special years he was the Theatre Director of KYTES (Kensington Youth Theatre and Employment Skills). His first solo play, The Emergency Monologues, won the NOW Audience Choice Award at the Summerworks Theatre Festival in 2008. He loves cycling, canoeing and is proud to be a humble Quaker. He lives in Riverdale with his wife and three children and has been a Paramedic since 2004.