Rosemary is a Kansas City native and has spent her career (over 25 years) in commercial real estate - most recently serving as Vice President and General Manager of City Market, the 160-year old historic market located in the River Market area of Kansas City. Prior to City Market, Rosemary was General Manager of Zona Rosa, a new urban town center in Kansas City North, overseeing all property operations and marketing from 2004 - 2018.
Rosemary believes strongly in community service and giving back. To that end, she has been involved in numerous non-profits in the metro including:
-VisitKC (Current Board Member)
-Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce (Board Chair, 2018)
-Northland Community Foundation (Board Vice-Chair)
-Tri-County Mental Health (Executive Board Member)
-Hillcrest Platte County (Board Chair, 2015- 2017)
-Miles of Smiles (Board President, 2017 - 2018)
-Crime Commission SAFE Board (Current Board Member)
-Northland Health Care Access (Current Board Member)
-Platte County Economic Development Council (Board Chair 2009 - 2010)
Rosemary is also a proud graduate of the Kansas City Police Department Citizen's Academy, as well as the Federal Bureau of Investigations Citizen's Academy.
Rosemary is the co-owner of Vintage Market Days Kansas City, an upscale, vintage-inspired market featuring vendors from all over the country. Her passion for vintage, antiques and giving new life to old treasures fuels this venture.
Rosemary is a graduate of the University of Missouri - Kansas City, where she attended the Conservatory of Music. Rosemary is a professional cellist and performs with a variety of groups in the area.
In her spare time, Rosemary enjoys making music with her musician husband Dudley, as well as spoiling her two dogs, Fritz and Grendel.
Awards & Designations
50 Most Influential Women in Kansas City, 2008
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Professional Designations - Certified Retail Real Estate Professional (CRRP), Certified Retail Executive (CRX), Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) and Certified Marketing Director (CMD)
ICSC MAXI Award Recipient for Marketing Excellence