Rose Annie Gonzales is the program assistant at Monsoon Asians & Pacific Islanders in Solidarity. She was born and raised in the Philippines, moved to Des Moines, Iowa in May of 2011. She is fluent in English, speaks Tagalog, the Filipino main language, and two other Filipino dialects namely, Cebuano & Ilonggo. She is a graduate of BS in Nursing with a minor in management, and has worked as a paralegal assistant in her father’s law office for 9 years before his passing. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.