She compete with Nancy Landgraab in the mayor election. Her main goal was changing Sunset Valley into a large industrial city and made everything hers. She framed Nancy for a crime the latter never committed in order to achieved it.
However, her plan foiled thanks to act of John Redfield and his allies, Leading into her downfall.
Vita and her family arrived in the town shortly after the town was built. They quickly had conflicts with the Landgraabs due to their different view of the town's future. The conflict escalated as the heads of both family became enemies.
Years later, when Nancy Landgraab announced to participate in mayor election, Vita became her only competitor in the election, which made their feud became worse and affected most of the town's inhabitants.
Vita Alto was John's boss during his first day working in the City Hall. It was later revealed that Vita and her rival, Nancy, would compete in the mayor election.
After learned that Nancy had got more vote than her, Vita orchestrated a plan to get rid her rival off. She paid some men to made a fake attack on her house. With Thornton Wolff's help, she made a fake voice-recording using a voice-changer device imitating Nancy's voice. Her plan went in motion and succeed as everyone believed that Nancy was the one behind the attack on Alto house and arrested. Vita then won the election by default.
During her celebration party, Simis Bachelor arrived to investigate her. Vita secretly order her guard to watch on him. As Simis recorded the conversation between her husband and Thornton, the guard knocked Simis out. Vita then took Simis' camera to hide the evidence (even though it later founded by Vita's daughter, Holly). She later learned that John was the one who sent Simis to spying on her.
Her inauguration day came up, accompanied by Nick, John then appeared and revealed her crime, bringing the evidence given by Holly, causing her appointment to be canceled. The cops arrived to arrest her and Nick. Afraid of being thrown to the jail, Vita went insane, she snatched a pistol from one of the cops, shot the mayor and ran away, leading into her death by traffic accident.
In the next day, her body was buried in Pleasant Rest Graveyard.
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