Philip Kaso – Executive Director
Philip Kaso is a retired US Navy Chief Petty Officer and registered citizen living in West Virginia. He has an impactful story and believes, stories are the art of our lives.” Philip has been actively involved in civil rights and sexual offense law reform for the past decade. He is a lifetime member of the national civil rights organization National Association for Rational Sexual Offense Laws (NARSOL) and a 2016 NARSOL Pearl award recipient. Additionally, he is a co-creator/mentor for the NARSOL Fearless Project dedicated to creating dynamic, autonomous, registered citizen-specific support groups around the country. Philip currently serves as a director on the boards of NARSOL and its foundation Vivante Espero and is chair of the Vivante Espero Investment Committee. He holds an Associate of Science in Finance from Hawaii Pacific University, a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix, and is an MBA candidate at Liberty University.
In addition to his national civil rights efforts on behalf of NARSOL and Vivante Espero, Philip is the executive director of West Virginians for Rational Sexual Offense Laws (WVRSOL). WVRSOL was established in 2020 as an unincorporated, non-profit association and affiliate of the National Association for Rational Sexual Offense Laws (NARSOL). WVRSOL advocates for registered citizens in West Virginia with the mission of making the 2020s the decade known for criminal justice reform, rational sexual offense laws, and restorative justice.