Chris Vaszily returned to Louisiana Tech in 2010 as an intern with the strength and conditioning program and beginning in 2012 changed duties as he was named the Director of Player Development. Vaszily comes to Tech after serving as the special teams coordinator for Louisiana-Monroe in 2009.
Vaszily's first stint at Tech was from 2001-05 when he served as special teams, tight ends and wide receivers coach when Louisiana Tech entered the Western Athletic Conference and won its first league title during the 2001 season.
Prior to his first stop in Ruston, Vaszily was the special teams coordinator and linebackers coach at Charleston Southern University for one season, a I-AA member of the Big South Conference. His year at Charleston Southern came after spending one season coaching tight ends, running backs and special teams for the Barcelona Dragons of the NFL Europe League.
Vaszily also has worked as the tight ends, receivers and special teams coach at Liberty during the 1999 season, was the defensive backs coach and assistant strength coach at Itawamba Community College during the 1997-98 seasons and was an a strength and conditioning intern for Mississippi State in 1994. He broke into the coaching ranks at North Penn High School in Lansdale, Pa., coaching defensive backs and receivers.
Vaszily is a 1990 graduate of Albright College and earned his master's in sport science from the United States Sports Academy in 1994. He is married to the former Laurie LaBlue and the couple has two sons, Cole and Ty.