Joined the Board in 2018 and is a member of the Equity & Inclusion Committee. Ruta is the Academic Technologist, Learning Commons Manager, and Digital Literacy Coordinator at McLean School. She has worked as an instructional designer, curriculum writer, and consultant for organizations including PBS and affiliates, National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, and Scholastic Publishing. She led teacher training workshops and produced online courses on the integration of technology in the classroom for educational software publisher Tom Snyder Productions (now under Scholastic). Previously, she was a classroom teacher for nine years. Ruta is the parent of Sigita ’21 and Aidas ’22.