Chris Anderson Named Sports Performance Assistant
April 25, 2012
Corvallis, Ore. -
Chris Anderson has been named assistant sports performance coordinator at Oregon State University, Director of Athletics Bob De Carolis announced Wednesday.
Anderson arrives at Oregon State after serving as the assistant strength and conditioning coach at Colorado State University for the last year. Previously he spent five years as the head strength and conditioning coach at Western Illinois University, three as the assistant strength and conditioning coach at Kansas State University, three years as the assistant and interim head strength and conditioning coach at the University of Maine, one year as the assistant strength and conditioning coach at Idaho State University and one year as a strength and conditioning coach in the Cleveland Indians' organization.
He is a member of the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association, International Sports Sciences Federation, National Strength and Conditioning Association, USA Track & Field and USA Weightlifting.
Anderson has a bachelor's degree in physical education from California State University-Stanislaus and a master's degree in physical education from Idaho State University. He and his wife Teri are the parents of three boys, Christopher, Joseph-Michael and Nathaniel, and are expecting their fourth child this fall.
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