Patrick Kelly joined the Nebraska Athletic Department facilities staff as a guest relations/security attendant in 2012.
In his role, Kelly serves as one of the first in-person contacts for daily visitors to the Athletic Department, while providing asafe environment for Nebraska’s student athletes and Athletic Department staff members.
Kelly is a retired Detective from the City of New York Police Department. He was born and raised in Chester, N.Y., and attended Florida Atlantic University prior to joining the NYPD.
In May 2005, Patrick married Kerri Fowlkes, a native of Newman Grove, Neb. The couple resides in rural Roca, Neb., with their rescued pets.