As Executive Director at Aloria Milwaukee, Rita provides administrative leadership and direction to all staff to ensure clients are being provided with the best quality of care throughout their recovery process. Prior to her role as the Executive Site Director, Rita served as the Director of Nutrition Services at a Residential Treatment Center, where she managed and provided the day-to-day supervision and training to over 20 Registered Dietitians and Nutrition Therapy Technicians. Rita has seven years of nutrition related experience specifically treating people who suffer from various types of eating disorders.
Rita received her Bachelors of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from Dominican University shortly after she went on to get her Master’s in Business Administration with an emphasis in Healthcare Administration. At this time Rita also completed her dietetic internship program where her last semester was spend researching and working with people who suffer from eat disorders. Rita is also currently working towards completing her hours to be a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian (CEDRD) through the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals.