Rita Abbati Albert
Executive Director and Founding Member of ConnectMed International
Rita Abbati Albert is an attorney certified to practice in Illinois and California, and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Over the last 17 years, she has worked in private practice, as in-house counsel, as a law school professor and a contributing author to legal publications. Ms Albert is active in the San Diego nonprofit community and has served as a legal consultant and/or board member to several nonprofits, including CoolGlobes, Inc., The Children’s School, Elite Rugby Foundation, Brighter Futures for Beautiful Minds and Foundation for Healthier Children. Ms Albert has played a critical role as legal consultant to ConnectMed since its inception, and has advised on management and financial issues over the last five years. As Executive Director, she manages the affairs and operations of ConnectMed and collaborates with the Board of Directors.