Sita came to the US in 1983. She met her husband Curt at the end of her graduate studies and prior to moving to Richmond in 2015, has lived in New Haven, CT; New York City; Annapolis MD and Blacksburg VA.
She has two adult sons, one working for Georgetown University in DC, and the other has a videography business based in Denver, CO. Sita has been a Board of Trustee representing Indonesian community since 2017, has enjoyed her role as AASoCV’s Program Chair for a year and she is now serving in the role of Secretary.
Sharing her heritage and culture with the community is a passion of hers. She also shares her culture by performing traditional Javanese and Balinese Gamelan music with the musical ensemble Gamelan Raga Kusuma at the University of Richmond.