Cochran is a Keene, N.H. native who studied mechanical engineering at the University of Vermont. His father was a 1972 Olympian and his grandfather was a U.S. skiing coach in 1974 and his family owns Cochran's Ski Area in Vermont.
Cochran finished 12th in the slalom competition in the 2006 Olympics and 10th in the 2009 World Championships. He won the U.S. slalom championship in 2004, 2007, and 2008.
Website: Cochran's Team USA page