A life-long resident of Greene County, Fritch was born and raised in Linton. She attended Indiana State University for her undergraduate nursing studies. She attended Indiana Wesleyan University for her master’s level and nurse practitioner studies. Prior to joining Greene County Health-Shakamak, Fritch worked as an RN in the Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit at Greene County General Hospital. She also served as Chief Nursing Officer at St. Vincent Clay Hospital and as a Public Health Nurse Surveyor with the Indiana State Department of Health.