Christian Burrus is in his third season with the Chicago Blackhawks as Developmental Strength and Conditioning Coach. He joined the Blackhawks after spending three years as the Strength and Conditioning Coach at Breck School. The Evanston, Ill., native also served as a Pro Hockey Strength and Conditioning Coach at 1st Athlete from 2012-16 and worked with the Blackhawks as Assistant Camp/NHL Combine Strength and Conditioning Coach from 2010-16.
He received a Masters of Education in Exercise Science from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2014 and previously earned a Bachelor of Liberal Arts in Extension Studies-Sciences from Harvard University in 2012; he worked as a Strength and Conditioning Intern for both universities.
Burrus, his wife, Lauren, and his daughter, Nora, currently reside in Minneapolis.