Rosemary is a graduate in Mathematical Economics from Birmingham University. She qualified as a Chartered Accountant from KPMG in Birmingham and is now an FCA. Rosemary worked for KPMG in Birmingham and the Cayman Islands from 1984 until 1992 before moving to a subsidiary of HSBC from 1992 until 1995. She then went back into practice working for various small practices until moving to Oxford in 2003, when she then spent 10 years as College Accountant at St Hugh’s College. Since 2013, Rosemary has worked as a volunteer for Citizens Advice mainly advising on debt. She is also a trustee of the Mission to Seafarers as well as Seesaw and continues to work as an accountant on a freelance basis for a local firm.
Rosemary is married with 3 daughters and in her spare time enjoys reading, going to the theatre and cinema and eating out.