Roseanne was born in Massachusetts and currently resides on Jupiter Island and Newport, Rhode Island with her husband Dennis. She had a 20-year professional career in Human Relations working for Varian Associates and Digital Equipment in the U.S. and U.K. She attended Northeastern University and Salem State College. In 1991, while living in Toronto, she decided to pursue a lifelong dream of becoming an artist. She studied at Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario, and later the Cincinnati Academy of Art. In 1996, she and her husband moved to Florence, Italy, where she continued her art studies with Alvaro Baragli, a well-known Florentine artist. Since becoming a Florida resident in 2005, she has become a member of the Jupiter Medical Center Foundation Ball Committee, and a board member of the Jupiter Island Resident’s Association. She is the founder of “Future Players,” an after school music program at Banner Lake in Hobe Sound for children who are at risk.