Regional President, MyMichigan Medical Centers Alma, Clare and Mt. Pleasant
In January of 2020, Marita was named Regional President of MyMichigan Health with areas of responsibility including MyMichigan Medical Center Clare, MyMichigan Medical Center Gratiot and MyMichigan Medical Center Mt. Pleasant. In July of 2017, she was named the President of MyMichigan Medical Center's in Gratiot and Mt. Pleasant.
A native of Spring Lake, Mich., Marita holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of St. Francis in Ft. Wayne, Ind., and a bachelor’s degree in psychology with honors from Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant.
She joined MyMichigan Health from Wausau, Wis., where she had a wide range of responsibilities. Marita served as the chief experience officer of Connexus Credit Union for two and a half years before joining MyMichigan Health. Prior to that she was with the Aspirus health system, also in Wausau, where she held positions of increasing scope and responsibility from vice president of physician support services to interim president and chief operating officer of the Aspirus Wausau Hospital and finally senior vice president of provider relations and service lines for Aspirus, Inc.
Marita is a Fellow of the American College of Health Care Executives, and also holds a Certification in Professional Medical Services Management. In addition, she is a registered yoga teacher.
Marita believes strongly in community service and has been active with organizations such as the United Way and the YWCA.