Rita Dillard

Human Resource Manager

Rita Dillard joined the Regional Arts Commission in January 2020 as the human resource manager.  She has 20 years of HR experience working for organizations such as Famous Barr/Macys and BJC, including 7 years within the nonprofit sector at The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis as the human resource and volunteer program manager.

As an HR professional, Rita considers herself a collaborative thought partner providing support and insight and developing her team members. As the human resource manager at RAC, she will be involved in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan and responsible for building out the HR strategy for the organization, including culture and team development.

Rita earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland with a major in psychology and a minor in business administration.