Rosie Aleman


Business Manager

Ms. Rosie is a Namaste founding staff member, who has shared her talents in different capacities for the last 15 years. Rosie is also a proud parent of a Namaste Charter School Alum! As the Business Manager, she currently offers administrative support to the Finance and Operations Team. Rosie attended Robert Morris College and DePaul University, concentrating her studies in Business Administration and Accounting. She is also is longtime McKinley Park resident. Rosie enjoys listening to music and watching movies with her daughters and husband.

What is your favorite place in the world and why?

Tulum, Mexico - beautiful scenery, weather and beach.

Where would you most like to travel to and why?

Italy - to see historical monuments and the beautiful scenery.

I feel my very best when...

I am with my family.

Do you have any secret skills or hidden talents that most people don't know about?

I enjoy crafts and arranging flowers.

What has been your greatest adventure?

One of my greatest adventures was when we took our girls on a Disney World Vacation. It was memorable.

Who was your favorite teacher and why?

I have been fortunate to have many amazing teachers, and it's hard to narrow it down to just one. My English teacher sophomore year of high school, Mr. Bates, however, was a tough act to follow. His passion about the writing process and every single detail involved was inspiring. I remember doing MANUAL word counts of every single sentence in an essay to evaluate the impact of sentence variety. I always enjoyed crossing the threshold of his classroom, and felt prepared for college because of how he pushed us to strive for excellence.