Rita Pew, MBA

VP, People & Operations
Rita Pew

Rita Pew is Vice President of People & Operations at Astrana Health, where she leads Astrana’s HR and people operations, change management, talent acquisition, employee engagement, diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives, and more.

Prior to joining Astrana Health, Rita spent nearly a decade at DaVita, where she served in a number of leadership roles, all of which focused on partnering with nephrologists to drive and support the company’s overall Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) strategy. She brings extensive operational knowledge ranging from provider employment models to revenue cycle management to her new role at Astrana Health.

Rita received her MBA from UCLA and Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.