Rita McNeil Danish was elected to the National Civic League’s Board of Directors. The National Civic League Board of Directors is made up of 22 civic leaders from around the U.S. and meets three times each year to help lead the 125-year-old organization. The mission of the National Civic League is to advance civic engagement to create equitable, thriving communities by inspiring, supporting, and recognizing inclusive approaches to community decision making.
As a trusted advisor, Rita leads her clients down the unconventional path to successful outcomes. She is a savvy problem solver, legal strategist, and committed advocate. Her vast matrix of experiences in the public and private sectors have made her keenly adept in municipal law, crisis management, government affairs, economic development, and personnel/human resources.
Rita serves those in the corporate community who need assistance navigating public sector organizations that are owned and operated by government entities. She also addresses organizations in the public sector, which require legal counsel who understands the nuances of government law. She brings her passion to empower economic growth in local communities through diversity and inclusion work with small, women- and minority-owned businesses.