Mrs Sarah Rose

Animator for Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation. Franciscan Friars, Province of the Holy Spirit.

Mr Jassen Rose

Director, Androse Music

Sarah and Jassen Rose are married with two children, ages four and two, and live in Sydney.

Sarah worked as a secondary school geography and religious studies educator and coordinator before being appointed the Animator for Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation for the Franciscan Friars. She is a member of the Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, the Geography Teachers Association of NSW and has done project work for the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW.

Jassen is a professional musician who graduated from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music with qualifications in organ, conducting and vocal pedagogy. He is the Musical Director at All Saints’ Anglican Church Woollahra, and the Musical Director of Di Canto, a group of vocalists who regularly perform at private functions. Jassen has worked for the Commonwealth Public Service and at Notre Dame University (Sydney Campus). One of Jassen’s most treasured memories was conducting the Collegium Choir in a special performance for His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI during the World Youth Day celebrations in 2008.