Rita Omokha

Rita Omokha

Lives In

New York, New York


  • Columbia University


Rita contributes to Byrdie covering health and wellness at the intersection of the Black experience and race. Before freelancing, she worked in licensing and advertising for CNN, NBC, and Viacom.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.