Chris Adamson
Academic & Athletic Program Development

Chris has 19 years experience as a teacher, coach, college counselor and admissions associate at Private High Schools on both coasts of the United States.  

After wrapping up an his football career at Dartmouth College with an All Ivy senior season and then spending time with the Indiana Pacers and their media relations department, Chris returned to Dartmouth College for a year as an assistant football coach.  After a year spent coaching, mentoring and recruiting as well as directing the team’s high school summer camp, Chris accepted his first independent school job as a teacher, coach and dorm parent at New Hampton School in New Hampshire.  After five successful years that included two New England Championships in football, Chris moved on to Salisbury School in Connecticut, where his duties grew to include College Counseling (eventually at the Director level) as well as heading the football program and running a dorm. Over the course of six years, including another New England Championship, he continued to gain a deeper understanding of the administration of an independent school.

In 2010, Chris took on the challenge and great opportunity to rebuild the football program at Viewpoint School in Calabasas, CA and work in the office of Admissions. Chris is also the co-founder Gridiron Imports, LLC a business dedicated to growing the game of football internationally and has traveled around the world coaching and mentoring football players and coaches in other countries. 

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