John ChorltonAugust 22, 2016
Director of Technology
Mountain Bike Program Director
Overseer of Composting
B.S. in English, Western State Colorado University
John and his family found their way to Verde Valley School from Crested Butte, Colorado in 2011. John’s education and coaching career started in 1992 teaching skiing and snowboarding. Working with local students opened the door for starting the snowboard program within the community ski development program and then into the Crested Butte Academy where he became the Snowboard Program Director and taught Freshman Grammar, Art, Magazine Production, and Video Production. John also worked in multi-media for the two largest snowboarding publications in the world before moving on to television production work with ESPN and the X Games. John is married to Katie and they have two sons, Kai and Gus.