Rita Ekelman (pronouns: she, her, hers) is SunCloud’s Executive Director.
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She is also a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with over 10 years of nutrition related experience specifically treating people who suffer from various types of eating disorders, addictions and other co-occurring disorders.
Rita brings with her experience specifically working with clients at the residential, PHP, IOP and Outpatient levels of care. Previous to SunCloud Health Rita provided executive and administrative leadership to staff at a treatment center in Milwaukee, WI where she ensured clients are being provided with the best quality of care throughout their recovery process.
Rita has also 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. 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.