Devan McConnell, CSCS, NASM-PES, NASM-CES, is a member of the Volt Athletics Strength Coach Board of Advisors, and a contributor to the Volt Athletics Performance Blog.
McConnell is the Director of Sports Performance at UMass Lowell. He oversees the Sports Performance Department and is directly responsible for training the RiverHawks ice hockey team. Prior to his time at UMass Lowell, Coach McConnell was a Sports Performance Coach at Stanford University, where he oversaw the development of the men's and women's volleyball programs, as well as the women's basketball team.
Coach McConnell has also coached at Mike Boyle Strength and Conditioning and with the Anaheim Ducks and San Jose Sharks of the NHL.