Rita Schaefer’s broad understanding of healthcare finance is the product of extensive experience advising doctors and owners of medical practices. Rita brought financial discipline to ChartLogic when she joined the company in 2000, later becoming chief financial officer. At ChartLogic, she was a key participant in an acquisition, three rounds of investment and the 2016 merger with Medsphere. Earlier in her career, Rita owned a company that provided accounting and consulting services to medical practices and clinics. She also held executive positions in the retail and property management industries. At the beginning of her professional work life, Rita was trained by the FBI in forensic and latent fingerprint technology and worked for the bureau in Washington, DC, for several years. A lover of knowledge and education, Rita attended the University of Utah and still regularly enrolls in courses for both professional development and personal enjoyment.
Chief Financial Officer