Vitina attended the University of Texas Medical Branch, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing and Family Nurse Practitioner from Texas A&M Prairie View University.
She has also completed a Post Master’s in Emergency/Trauma from the University of Texas, Houston, Texas. She has worked as a Family Nurse Practitioner in the following areas: Occupational Medicine, Family, Internal Medicine, and Urgent Care, and as a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE).
Vitina is currently attending Northern Arizona University (NAU) for her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP).
Vitina’s hobbies include golf, camping, hiking, and riding her Harley Davidson Sportster motorcycle, “Pepe.” Vitina and her husband have been married for 27 years, they have a son and a daughter.
Vitina has volunteered for various organizations including the Houston Rodeo for 10 years and with the MS150 as medical support.
Vitina served in the US Navy as a Hospital Corpsman being decorated and honorably discharged in 1999.