Advisor to the Board of Directors
Rita and her husband, Perry Arnold, moved to Key West in 2004 and immediately became actively involved in the arts and not-for-profit community. Rita is a board member of The Community Foundation of the Florida Keys and is a member of the executive board of The Studios of Key West. Having been VP of Development for several years, she now serves as an advisor to The Waterfront Playhouse. Rita is a graduate of the Class 14 of the City of Key West’s Ambassador Academy. Always an advocate for the arts and a former gallery owner, Rita is now trying her own hand at mixed media and abstract painting. She was a partner in the business law firm of Abramoff, Neuberger, LLP in Baltimore for 27 years prior to her recent retirement.