Appointed to the Maryland House of Delegates in 2015, Delegate Rose represents the 5th Legislative District and is the ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Committee. She serves on the following committees: Education; Financial Resources (Gaming &Horse Racing); Joint Committee on Audit and Evaluation Committee; Joint Committee on Children, Youth and Families and current Vice Chair of the Carroll County Delegation. She is a prior member of the House Government and Operations Committee and served on Estates and Trusts along with the Long Term Care subcommittees.  In addition she is a member of several caucus groups to include the Maryland Sportsman, Veterans, Western Maryland, the Rural Caucus and the Maryland Military Installations Caucus.

Delegate Rose has been employed as a Senior Technical Recruiter for NMR Consulting since April of 2009. NMR is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned small business who employs IT professionals at all levels. One of her passions has been initiatives reaching out to transitioning service members to assist them in gaining great careers once they have finished their service to our great nation. Prior to her career in the recruiting field she worked in the real estate and lending field for over 21 years.

Delegate Rose has consistently been recognized for her conservative voting record from the NRA, C-PAC, Maryland Business for Responsible Government, the Restaurant Association, the Maryland Board of Realtors, the Maryland Farm Bureau and the Retail Association. In addition she has been honored to support and be endorsed by several Law Enforcement Groups.

She is married to Michael Richards and they reside in Westminster, MD with her youngest son Joshua. Combined they have six children who live in Carroll County and Hanover, PA