Ruth is the international admissions counselor at Boise State University. Previously, she worked for several international organizations, including the 2002 FIFA Soccer World Cup, The Carter Center, and the 2009 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
A native of Northern Ireland, Ruth has lived, worked, and studied overseas, including almost 3 years in Japan. She has firsthand experience with the health care systems of the United Kingdom, Japan, and the United States.
She earned her MA in international peace and conflict studies at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, and her BA in Law from the University of Cambridge in England.
Ruth joined the Healthwise Board in 2007.