Pat Ritacco

Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Phone Number: 
401-884-8632 x119

A widow and grandma, I was married to Bob, a chemist and entrepreneur. We have 2 children – Dan (now married to Jill) and Erika. Dan & Jill have also given me three wonderful grandchildren - Grey, Taavi and Audine.

Native hometown: Newington, CT

Education: BA from Univ. of CT and an MS from Univ. of RI (biological oceanography)

Best part of my job: working with such an incredible bunch of people!

Favorite character in the Bible: Besides Jesus, it would be Daniel – a man who put God first, prayed fervently and consistently, whose life reflected his faith…

Favorite Books and Authors: "Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes" by Kenneth Bailey and "Speaking of Jesus" by Carl Medearis.

Favorite Rhode Island Activity: kayaking in the summer

Who I'd like to meet or people you admire most: Elizabeth Elliot

Favorite free time activities: horseback riding, reading, stained glass & hot glass.