Rita King has served as a regulator, technologist and professional auditor for more than 23 years, garnering a well-deserved international reputation as a regulatory expert.
Rita has been a participant in numerous national and international committees to develop industry standards and regulations. She is a founding member of the Underwriters Laboratories team that defined, launched, and managed the operations of the first US program to evaluate safety critical software used in commercial and medical devices. Rita also participated in the development of the ANSI (American National Standard Institute) approved Standard for Safety Critical Software, UL 1998.
Rita is a sought-after speaker and is often published regarding regulatory matters. She remains an active participant of industry associations, where she continues to share her knowledge and experience to further advance the industry.