Shortly after receiving her BS in Business Administration at UNL, Ranelle Maltas began working as a technology trainer with New Horizons Computer Center in 1995. She taught public classes on various office suites, such as Microsoft, Corel and Lotus. In August 2000, Ranelle began working at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln as an Application Trainer, teaching Microsoft Office and custom UNL applications. In 2006, she became the IT Skills Development Manager with the Office of Information Technology Services, servicing the faculty/staff of UNL with technology training and support as well as developing campus-wide training programs.
Ranelle has been an active member of the Lincoln Chapter of the American Society for Training & Development since 1995 and a National member since 2005. She served on the Board of Directors of ASTD-Lincoln from 2005-2009, and was President in 2008. Ranelle writes for the “Tech in Training” blog for ASTD-Lincoln since 2010.
Ranelle has been an officer with the UNL Band Alumni Association, Inc. from 1995-2006 and serves on the Board of Directors from 2010 to the present. She is a member of the University Association for Administrative Development (UAAD) at UNL.
On a personal note, Ranelle is the proud mother of two boys who are active in speech, music, band, and theatre. She's the wife of William Maltas, the Waffleman.