Teagan Ritchie, Medical Receptionist

Teagan Ritchie, born in the picturesque town of Rotorua and raised in the close-knit community of Mamaku, embodies the essence of a small-town girl with big aspirations. Her roots trace back to Whakatane and Rotorua, where her family’s deep connections fostered her sense of belonging and community spirit.

Her educational journey saw her attending Western Heights Primary School, followed by Rotorua Intermediate, and culminating in her graduation from Rotorua Girls High School. Through these formative years, Teagan cultivated a passion for understanding the intricacies of her community and envisaging a brighter future for generations to come.

Beyond her professional life as a medical receptionist, Teagan is an individual driven by diverse interests. Her leisure pursuits encompass the joys of shopping, cherishing moments with her beloved family, embracing new experiences – especially in the realm of culinary delights, and finding solace in the rejuvenating act of sleep.

Teagan’s decision to venture into the healthcare industry was inspired by her earnest desire to comprehend the multifaceted nature of her community. She aspires to glean insights from both ends of the spectrum, learning about the available resources and services that can potentially shape future plans for the betterment of society.

What truly ignites Teagan’s spirit is her unwavering vision for the future. She envisages a world where forthcoming generations are nurtured in an environment that champions inclusivity and progress. Her aspirations are anchored in the next 5-10 years, striving to be in a position where she can provide care and support for her family when the need arises. Her unwavering dedication stems from her deep admiration for her partner and mother, driving her to strive for excellence every day to make them proud.

Teagan Ritchie embodies a blend of compassion, ambition, and a resolute commitment to shaping a future where communities thrive. Her journey as a medical receptionist is not just a career choice but a pathway toward understanding, contributing, and building a better tomorrow for all.