Chris Cuellar enters his first season as a volunteer assistant coach at USC, coming to Troy after serving alongside Ali Khosroshahin on the coaching staff of the Under-17 Mexican National Team. Cuellar began serving as an assistant coach for Mexico under his father, Leo Cuellar, in 2004.
Chris Cuellar has coached Mexico at the under-17, under-20 and full national team levels in competition at World Cup qualifying, Olympic qualifying, U-20 World Cup and the Pan American Games.
Cuellar graduated from St. Mary's College in 2001 and attended La Cañada High School. He currently lives in Mexico City.