Senior Vice President of Memory Care & Program Services, Sunrise Senior Living

Rita Altman serves as senior vice president of Memory Care & Program Services and has been with Sunrise Senior Living since 2007. Through the latest evidence-based research, she works to design and oversee memory care and assisted living programs implemented in Sunrise’s more than 300 communities. Her extensive nursing background spans over 35 years of experience in the fields of nursing education, staff development training, intergenerational programming, and management in childcare, adult day care, assisted living and skilled nursing settings. Rita received her BSN from the University of Pennsylvania and MSN in Nursing Leadership and Management from The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.