Sr. Rose Marie Jasinski, Bon Secours USA Country Leader
Sister Rose Marie Jasinski, CBS, is a healthcare professional with experience in direct healthcare service, healthcare management, governance, and administrative functions. She has been a Sister of Bon Secours for over 45 years and currently serves as the Country Leader for the United States and as a member of the Congregation Team. Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland she attended Catholic High School of Baltimore and is a graduate of the Bon Secours Baltimore School of Nursing. Sister Rose Marie has a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Master’s in Christian Spirituality from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.
During her many years of service with Bon Secours Health System, Inc. she has served as a staff nurse, R.N., Director of Home Hospice and Senior Vice President, Sponsorship for New Jersey, Kentucky, and Greenville, South Carolina. She was also a member of the council of Presidents.
“I’m very grateful for the opportunity to serve in leadership where I can be creative, enjoy the contact with many sisters and use my long experience in health care to be objective yet sensitive in decision-making. It’s allowed me to learn ways of working with very different people as a team. That’s a challenge, but even on days when we don’t work together perfectly I’m reminded we are a very human organization yet still can accomplish a lot.”
She currently serves as a member of the Mercy Housing Board of Directors and is the chair of its Sponsors Council.
Sister Rose Marie has held a variety of positions within her community including Director of Formation and Director of Associate Community. Her current roll involves leading the sisters and their ministries in the United States as well as assisting the Congregation Leader in guiding the Sisters of Bon Secours worldwide. She has written on a variety of topics for several religious publications.
When not on the road, Sr. Rose Marie lives in a house in Fair Lawn, NJ with Sr. Fran Gorsuch, where she enjoys gardening, baking, reading, music and movies.
Over four decades, Sr. Rose Marie’s gentle touch has eloquently expressed the Bon Secours’ charism to offer good help to those in need.