After her study in Education Psychology, resulting in a Master diploma, Rita had several jobs, working for a research institute of the Groningen University, and working in a private consultancy practice.
In 2000 she switched to the ICT field and worked in the IT Service Management environment of a large Service Provider (Fujitsu Services).
Her interest in processes lead her to being trained and certified in IT Service Management.
In 2006 she started working for EXIN as an exam developer of IT Service Management and Information Security related certifications.
Since a few years she is Program Manager, being responsible for implementing and managing a wide portfolio of certifications.
With her background in Education she is specifically interested in competence development of people. She contributes to the development of services related to the e-Competence Framework. The e-CF is providing the system and the language to facilitate individuals to build a career and organizations to build effective teams.