Rose’s impressive career in health care spans 40 years, including service in critical care, primary care and northern nursing. Through consulting, teaching, and senior management roles, Rose has contributed to a wide range of health system improvement projects and strategies. She is currently involved in projects that impact the social determinants of health in northern Manitoba, such as the Smart Cities Challenge, an innovative program of Infrastructure Canada.
As a mother of four, Rose enjoys time with her family at the lake, downhill skiing and travelling. She also loves to play the piano, and is an active supporter of arts and culture in Winnipeg. She is involved with TEDxWinnipeg because she believes that spreading new ideas will impact positive change in our community and beyond.