Rose Swetman

Rose is the lead-pastor of Vineyard Community Church in Shoreline, WA with her husband, Rich. Rich and Rose have a blended family of eight children, and at this count, eighteen grandchildren!

Rose is the Executive Director of Turning Point, a missional group that partners with local agencies to serve low-income families in the greater Seattle area and holds a Doctor of Ministry degree from Bakke Graduate University in Seattle, WA focused on Transformational Leadership for the Global City. She teaches Leadership as an adjunct professor at The Seattle School of Theology and Psychology.  Rose currently serves as the Regional Leader for the Northwest Region of Vineyard USA.

Rose will be speaking, via web-conferencing, with her good friend, Jim Henderson.  Both friends and peers, Rose and Jim have known each other since 1986.  Jim was a mentor to Rose in her early development of leadership and ministry and was instrumental in opening doors for Rose as a woman in leadership in situations that were ground breaking for women ministers.