Nathan Lucero joined the Astros organization in 1994 and was named head athletic trainer in 2010. Prior to his current position, Lucero served the previous two seasons (2007-08) as assistant strength and conditioning coordinator for the Astros Major League club. From 2002-06, he served as the club's minor league strength and conditioning coordinator. Before assuming that role, he spent two seasons as an athletic trainer with Round Rock (2000-01) and earned Texas League Trainer of the Year honors in 2000. Before joining Round Rock, he worked for the GCL Astros (1993-94), Quad Cities (1995-97), Kissimmee (1998), and Jackson (1999).
Lucero is a 1993 graduate of New Mexico State University. He and his wife, Janet, have two daughters, Isabella Feliz and Sophia Rose.