Athletics Coaching Staff
Patrick Kelly
University of Nebraska Athletics
Coach Info:
Position: University of Nebraska Athletics
Other Position: Compliance Assistant
Hometown: Chester, N.Y.
Phone: (402) 472-2377

Patrick Kelly joined the Nebraska Athletic Department in 2012 and started as a member of the facilities staff as a guest relations/security attendant. Kelly currently works in the compliance department and serves as the Athletic Department's liaison to the UNL Police Department, as well as local, state and federal law enforcement agencies for matters involving code of conduct as well as other disciplinary and legal matters.

Kelly also monitors athletic department facilities while providing a safe environment for Nebraska's student-athletes and athletic department staff.

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.