Redeitha joined the Art Department at UTC in 1983. She organized gallery shows and events and provided support services for faculty and students. While working in the Art Department she received her CPS certification, and was on the ground floor when the Southeast Center for Arts Education was born in 1987. She worked through the planning stages and summer workshops until the Center was well established while maintaining her duties to the Art Department. Redeitha retired from UTC in 2000, and recently returned to work for SCEA.