Primarily an educator, Sister Rose enjoys teaching those who in turn minister to others as religious, deacons, and priests. She also has served as a consultor, an administrator, an editor, and an author of a book and several articles on Canon Law.
- J.C.D. - Canon Law, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
- M.A. in Religious Studies - Providence College, Providence, RI
- B.A. in Liberal Arts - Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA
- Sister Rose was awarded the Role of Law Award by the Canon Law Society of America for "an Outstanding Example in the Furtherance of Church Law as a Pastoral Means of Serving God's People" in 2002.