Connor Phillips

Devo/Ositos Coach Coach

Connor grew up in Lodi, California, the same town where CCR got stuck. He began alpine skiing at the same time he learned to walk. His transition to nordic skiing did not come until he moved to Maine to attend Bowdoin College, where he taught beginner nordic lessons, amongst numerous other outdoor pursuits. Upon graduating, Connor spent a number of years in outdoor education. In Jackson, in addition to his work with JHSC, he guides whitewater kayaking trips, teaches wilderness medicine courses, and is supervisor at the Snow King Ski School. Outside of work he enjoys cooking and running with his dog, Pepper.

Credentials, Certifications, Highest Level of Competition reached:

  • 7 years of teaching, guiding, instructing, and coaching various outdoor disciplines

  • Bowdoin College XC and track

  • Athlete for MDW Sports


  • BA in Earth and Oceanographic Science from Bowdoin College
  • Firefighter/EMT for Jackson Hole Fire/EMS

Personal Philosophy or Statement:

  • To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.