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Chris Coon

Chris Coon
Position: Manager, Refining Procurement, Retired
Organization: Phillips 66
Email: cpcoon53@gmail.com
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Years Served: Fall 2011 - Fall 2017


Texas Tech
B.S.Ch.E. 1984


Chris Coon is manager of the Borger Refinery for Phillips 66. A chemical engineer, Coon has 27 years experience in refining and heavy manufacturing.

Prior to joining Phillips 66, Coon served in the same role for ConocoPhillips. Prior to that, Coon had worked as the production manager at the Sweeny Refinery in Sweeny, Texas since 2009. Previously, he held positions as site manager at the Santa Maria Refinery in Arroyo Grande, Calif., technical services manager for the Rodeo Refinery in Rodeo, Calif., and shared services manager for the Sweeny Refinery.

Coon began his refining career in 1989 as a process engineer at the Sweeny Refinery. While at Sweeny, he held various progressive assignments in operations and engineering.

Coon received his Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering in 1984 from Texas Tech University.