Rose has worked in administrative support for 35 years. She has been employed at UCCS in the English Department since 2005. Rose has been the campus classified staff representative for the Statewide Liaison Council for the past 8 years and has served on other UCCS committees. In 2002, she was a co-editor of a Student Study Guide for BSCS Biology: An Ecological Approach, 9th edition. Outside of work, Rose serves as a Court Appointed Special Advocate and a Peer Coordinator for CASA.