Keegan Buffington


Keegan Buffington is a Program Manager with TRAILS at University of Utah Health. Buffington holds Level 3 Adaptive and Level 2 Alpine Ski Certifications through Professional Ski Instructors of America. He is a certified sailing instructor with an adaptive endorsement from US Sailing. Buffington followed his passions for the outdoors, teaching others and life-long learning after graduating from the University of Minnesota with a B.A. in Chemistry. Buffington pursued adaptive recreation internships at Achieve Tahoe in Lake Tahoe, CA and STARS in Steamboat Springs, CO shortly after graduating. Following his internships he became a staff instructor/trainer at Achieve Tahoe where he shared his passions for the outdoors. Keegan is happiest on the mountain skiing or sailing out on the water. You might also find him covered in mud on a mountain biking trail or while road cycling.