Born and raised in the Seattle area, Rose grew up in a large Catholic family along with her three brothers and two sisters. In the early 90's she spent seven years as a backup singer for a popular local Seattle band and has been writing music ever since. Her singing/songwriting career has been influenced by a variety of music including classic rock, world music and country, all of which are reflected in her current CD, Legacy. Rose's passion for world travel has landed her in places spanning the globe. Her favorites include both Mexico and Japan, where she taught aerobics and weight training for a total of almost 3 years. Her current passions include yoga, backpacking, philosophy, surrounding herself with like-minded individuals, writing new songs & creating new music. In addition to her music, Rose currently works as a personal trainer and yoga & pilates instructor and is presently training for a triathlon.