Rita is a lifelong Native of Hazard, KY. She has been in the nursing profession for over 10 years. She graduated with an associate’s degree in Nursing in 2008 and went on to obtain a BSN and MSN in family nurse practitioner from Eastern Kentucky University. She focuses on family practice as well as wound care and hospitalist services. She takes pride in providing care for the people of Eastern Ky. Her priorities include her faith, family, and career.