Wisconsin Tech Colleges

Business, Management and Administration

Madison Area Technical College
Supervisory Management, 2008
Branch Manager II, Summit Credit Union

Melanie Ruelas_Madison.jpg Melanie Ruelas was a single mother living in Madison when she decided to further her education. At the time, she held an interest in finance that she discovered while in high school. “I really enjoyed math in high...
Bockhorst head shot

Moraine Park Technical College
Business Marketing, 1986
Co-Owner, Design and Production Manager, InSpire Magazine

Mary Beth Bockhorst knows first-hand the power of inspiration and she has put herself in the position to share that with others as Co-Owner and Production Manager of InSpire Magazin e . Bockhorst’s career path began when she graduated high school and took a factory job performing manual labor.
Kevin Rooney, WCTC graduate

Waukesha County Technical College
Quality Management, 2015 Industrial Engineering Technology, MATC 1990
Lead Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, GE Healthcare

Kevin Rooney gets emotional when he sees the GE commercial with hundreds of patients coming to the GE Healthcare manufacturing facilities to thank employees for the life-saving diagnostic imaging systems that saved their lives. “It is not just the patient...
Rondelle Griffin, GTC graduate

Gateway Technical College
Business Management, 2014
Owner, R Style Power Wash and Detail

After working several temporary jobs, Rondelle Griffin was angry. “I didn’t want to start looking for a job again. I wanted a career. I wanted to start my own business,” he says. Even though he worked for his aunt in...