Rita graduated with a BSc in Psychology from the University of Aberdeen and has spent most of her professional career working for youth-focused charities and social enterprises. For the last seven years, she has worked as a workshop facilitator. She has worked with primary and secondary schools mainly on planning global and local social action projects and has also worked with universities on employability and interview skills and career support. She currently also delivers inclusion and diversity training to workplaces in the UK. Rita has worked with GT Scholars since 2017 as a Project Coordinator, supporting on recruitment and events.