Renee Reckelberg is the athletic trainer assigned to the women's basketball and volleyball programs and is in her fifth year at Milwaukee.
Reckelberg comes to UWM from the University of Illinois, where she completed her master of science in athletic training in 2005. While with the Fighting Illini, she was the head athletic trainer for women's swimming and diving and softball. In this position, she handled prevention of injury, rehabilitation programs and physician referrals, among other things. Reckelberg was also a clinical instructor and teaching assistant, while working towards completion of her masters.
Reckelberg received her bachelor of science in athletic training from Eastern Michigan in 2003. As an undergraduate at EMU, she spent time as an intern at Fraser High School in Fraser, Mich., working with the boys' basketball and girls' volleyball programs. She also spent the 2002 season working with the Eastern Michigan women's volleyball team.
Reckelberg and her husband Joe were married in August and reside in Oak Creek.