Phil Hansen is in his 26th year at Alma College and his 24th as assistant softball coach. He has the longest tenure and the most softball championships as an assistant coach in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association.
At the conclusion of the 2015 season, Hansen was named NFCA Assistant Coach of the Year for Division III and in 2016 passed the 700 victory mark.
A 1983 graduate of Northern Michigan University, he is the Downtown Development/Economic Development Director for the City of St. Louis, Mich.
At Alma College, Hansen has been an assistant men's basketball coach and Hogan Physical Education Center building coordinator. He resides in Alma with his wife Darcy.