Rosemary McPherson works as the Program Coordinator for both the Institute for Sustainable Practice and the Institute for Conflict Management. She attended Lipscomb Academy from first grade until twelfth grade and then received her Bachelor of Science in Health and Physical Education from Lipscomb University. After college, she served as the Aquatic Director at the Green Hills YMCA for 25 years. She has served in her current role at Lipscomb University since 2013. She and her husband Bryan (Lipscomb University class of 1985) have four children. She enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, running and swimming.