Anita was born and raised in Colorado. After a variety of odd jobs, extensive traveling, and attendance at several colleges, she earned a degree and a credential and moved to Dunsmuir. She lived in Dunsmuir for 15 years. For 30 years, she taught English and multiple other subjects at Dunsmuir High School. She and her husband have been part of the McCloud community for 30 years. She joined Shasta Cascade Health Center's board in 2008.
“I’m a small town person, and I love being connected to my fellow community members. I am honored also to be a part of this amazing Clinic and everything it represents.”