Chris Gillert is in his fourth year with TCU and third season as assistant director of operations.
Gillert previously served as a graduate assistant coach for the Frog offense in 2007. He originally came to TCU in January 2007 as the graduate assistant for video.
Gillert helps coordinate team travel and organizes and maintains the recruiting database. He also serves as a liason to high schools and junior colleges for recruiting purposes and serves as the pro scout contact.
Gillert previously served two years as the wide receivers coach at Trinity Valley (Texas) Community College. He helped lead the Cardinals to 2005 conference, region and Pilgrim's Pride Bowl championships. Trinity Valley topped the Southwest Junior College Football Conference that season in total offense with 386 yards per game.
In 2005, Gillert coached the top two and four of the conference's top 10 receivers.
Prior to his tenure at Trinity Valley, Gillert worked two years as the wide receivers coach at Canton (Texas) High School.
A 2000 graduate of UT Tyler, Gillert was a two-year starter at tight end for Abilene Christian (1994-95).