Rita has been a board trustee at hidden villa since 2009. Rita has been a past chair of and a member of the Mission Fulfillment Committee at Hidden Villa since 2009. Rita is the co owner of a small software company and retired from a large Bay Area software company. Rita is very active in the National and International fencing community and holds positions on committees and councils of those governing bodies. Rita has researched and is involved in the Bay Area Quaker Community and FCLCA because of Josephine and Frank Duveneck’s passion and involvement in social justice issues. Rita grew up in NYC and has always stood up for others that may not have found their voice and has added insight to programs bringing her unique perspective from her life experiences.