Roseann grew up in a large family in Reedsport, Oregon. She moved to Eugene with her husband, Larry. There she volunteered at school in support of her two children, Ryan and Adele. Roseann did volunteer work for St. Vincent de Paul's social services division and is active in her church. She and Larry moved to Pistol River in 2004. Since moving she has worked in sales and design for a local flower shop. She is founder and co-owner/operator of SouthBank Berry Farm.