Rose Welch worked at IONS from 1989 to 2014. She had the honor of working with all of the IONS Elders and Leaders. She still assists with the Temple Awards for Creative Altruism and serves as International Conference Senior Advisor. Her passions are her granddaughter, traveling the world, community, and the human spirit. Her educational accomplishments are a BA in Cultural Anthropology and a Masters in Gerontology. She lives in Big Sur, CA, experiencing life to the fullest with much humor, laughter, and compassion for all, with a sprinkle of irreverence thrown in for the spice!
Rose is also the Big Sur Community Group coordinator.