Chris Tolbert enters his fifth season at Louisburg College, first as Head Coach of the Hurricanes. Tolbert served as the Recruiting Coordinator and Linebacker Coach for a season before adding Defensive Coordinator to his list of duties for the following three.

Coach Tolbert comes to Louisburg from Wake Forest High School (Raleigh, NC) where he served as the Defensive Coordinator and Linebacker Coach.  He has been a coach in the Raleigh, NC area for the five years prior to Louisburg with stops at Cardinal Gibbons High School and The Ravenscroft School.  Tolbert’s resume also includes coaching stints at Christopher Newport University, Copiah-Lincoln Junior College, and Mississippi State University. 

He is a graduate of Mississippi State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Physical Science.  Chris, his wife Stephanie, and son Jackson (11) reside in Raleigh, NC.