Commissioner Sherrill L. Rosen was appointed by the Court in June 1994 as a Family Court Commissioner. In private practice, much of her legal work pertained to representing the interests of children. She obtained a law degree in 1978 from the University of Missouri-Columbia, and a bachelors degree in journalism in 1975 from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Commissioner Rosen worked for Legal Aid of Western Missouri and was in private practice from 1982 - 1994.