University of Wisconsin–Madison

Alumni of PETE

Think a PE degree is only for teachers?  Think again!

A Physical Education degree can lead to a wide variety of careers in health care, management, recreation, finance and more!

Check out the videos below for a few examples

Health Care

Elizabeth Mikalski, Doctor of Physical Therapy, UW Health at the American Center

Education

Drew Slempkes​, Behavior Coach, Madison Public Schools
Madison, WI

Sport and Recreation

Abby Dare, Field Instructor at Voyageur Outward Bound School
Ely, Minnesota

Education

Laura Colbert, Dean, Madison West High School

Business and Sport Management

Andy Voeltner, Financial Advisor, Omni Financial
Madison, WI

Education

Jacob Breunig, Physical Educator, Sauk Prairie Public schools

Business and Sports Management

Tony Black, Director of State Services, United States Olympic Committee, Colorado Springs, CO

Education

Anthony Broadhouse-Smith, Physical Educator, Madison Public Schools
Madison, WI

Business and Sport Management

Jim Lenz, Manager, Meeting & Event Services, United States Olympic Committee, Colorado Springs, CO

Education

Charlie Lee, Health and Physical Educator​, Hmong ​American Peace Academy

Education

Brittany Spencer-Grant, Physical Educator, New Glarus Public Schools
New Glarus, WI

Education

Lindi Winter, Physical/Health Educator, Sun Prairie Schools

Sports and Recreation

Jackie Freisen, Assistant Coach, UW-Madison Women’s Hockey
Madison, WI

Education

Laura Colbert, Dean, Madison West High School
Madison, WI

Business and Sport Management

Matt Sikich, Senior Corporate Sales Manager, Cincinnati Bengals
Cincinnati, OH

Education

Andrew Riley, Physical Educator, Verona Public Schools

Business and Sport Management

Clayton McCaulley, Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor, Fitness for Success

Education

Brad Crandall, Physical/Health Educator, Verona Public Schools