Rose was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area where she also has raised two children, Rajan 31 and Maren 19. She attended San Francisco State where she earned a Bachelor Degree in French and later completed a Masters Degree in French Literature at San Jose State. After completing her Masters in the US she moved to Paris and studied at the Sorbonne and earned a second Master’s Degree, this time in American Culture. In 1999 she joined the faculty at Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose where she has served as lead French Instructor, Community Service Coordinator and peer Educational Technology Instructor. During her time at Mitty she has also had fellowships at Microsoft where she was a PowerPoint Test Engineer and Silicon Valley Bank where she facilitated online training for employees. Rose is a recognized leader in educational technology and has been a presenter at the Exam Soft Educational Assessment Conference in Denver and the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. She joined the Board of Look What She Did! in 2017 where she is currently an Educational Advisor and secretary on the board.