Sr. Rose Casaleno grew up in Phila., Pa, Sr. Rose is a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet, Albany.  She earned a BSW from Syracuse University, a Master’s in Social Work at Syracuse University, and a Master of Pastoral Studies from St. Bernard’s School of Theology and Ministry, Rochester, NY.  She also is certified as an Ecclesial Leader in Faith Formation and Youth Ministry.

Sr. Rose has been a Child & Family Therapist, a Residential Social Worker, Social Worker working with At-Risk Teens, Diocesan Director of Youth Ministry and a Pastoral Associate of Youth Ministry.  Sr. Rose has been Chaplain/Director of the Newman House since 2015.