Geek | Dance Teacher | Ricardo Mercado

Ricardo Mercado | Youth Arts Alive Teacher

Ricardo has been in Cal Poly since August 2001. He has a diverse background in Information technology and worked for 25+ years with expertise in Networking, Web Development, and Software deployment. Besides working in Technology, he spends his time coaching soccer and teaching computer classes in the City of Santa Maria.  He also teaches dance and yoga classes in the Santa Maria area for the well-being of the community.

Ricardo earned his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Hawaii Pacific University in 1997.