Rita Mounzer received her B.A. in teaching of the French language and literature from the Lebanese University - Faculty of Literature & Human Sciences. She obtained her M.A. in Secondary Education Teaching of French language & Literature from the Lebanese University - Faculty of Education. In Lebanon, Rita taught French as a first language from 2006-2009. She also taught in an institute for Nursing Care, Nursery Education and Hotel Arts. She had training sessions for "La prise en charge des enfants en difficultés scolairesfrom the University of Saint Joseph, Beirut, Lebanon, and she also had training sessions for "Quels usages pedagogiques de l'approche par les compétences"), from the General Secretariat of Catholic Schools in Lebanon.
She was a substitute teacher from 2011-2013 in State College Area School District. She has been teaching at Saint Joseph Catholic Academy since 2013.
Rita is fluent in Arabic and French.