Rosamund was born in Thames and brought up in Auckland. She spent many years overseas due to her husband’s work as a geophysicist. She lived in West Africa, South America, the Middle East and the U.K. She has always been an active member of a wide variety of committees and organisations.
Before returning home, to New Zealand, she undertook a History of Arts degree in the U.K.
Rosamund is active in the Russell Community as a volunteer in the Enterprise Russell Charitable Trust and as a committee member of the Okiato and Te Wahapu Ratepayers and Residents Assn.
Her aims as a trustee are to support the management and governance of Russell Museum and its surrounding grounds.