College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Prior to joining the Tech faculty, Riccitelli worked as an equestrian instructor and manager of arena events at Still Creek Ranch in Bryan. She also served as director of the equine management program at Colby Community College in Colby, Kansas; and horse breeding manager/ranch manager at 6J Paint Horses, Hopes Creek Appaloosa Ranch, Arhopulos Quarter Horses, Little Bear Ranch and other individual breeders.
Earlier in her career, Riccitelli served as horse center manager and lecturer at Texas A&M University; and worked as a lecturer in animal science at California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo. Riccitelli received her bachelor's degree in animal science from California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo. Her master's degree in animal science (physiology of reproduction) is from the University of Nevada-Reno. Her doctorate in physiology of reproduction-animal science is from Texas A&M University.