Juan Rico joined the Nebraska Athletic Department in a full-time role as a computer specialist in February of 2012. He previously served as a full-time intern from 2010 to 2012, after spending three years as a student-assistant with the computing services office beginning in 2007.
A Lincoln native, Rico is responsible for maintaining hardware and software throughout the athletic department. He also provides statistical and equipment support at athletic events.
Rico earned his bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Nebraska in May of 2010. Juan and his wife, Anabel, have two sons, five-year-old Diego and an infant son Alejandro.