Meet Our Staff

Rick & Anne Biddle

It takes a broad range of skills and expertise to make Rosewood Farms the best it can be. Meet the people that bring our venue to life.

Founders and Owners

Rick and Anne have been thrilled to develop this unique wedding and private event venue to the region. Rick is a mechanical engineer and real estate developer. Anne is a registered nurse and her passion is in health and wellness, as well as helping others to be the best version of themselves. They have 4 children, 3 grandchildren, and live in Newark, Delaware. They feel fortunate to be able to work with 2 of their children, Matt and Katie, in this ground-up project.

Katie White

Business Manager

‍Katie comes from a background in management and has multiple years of experience in building successful teams.

Katie helps clients find exactly what they’re looking for and makes their dream a reality. She has loved working directly with Rosewood clients and their guests to help create a memorable experience.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and her rescue dog, Kona.

Chrissy Timlin

Director of Operations

Chrissy has been with us since the beginning. Her experience as a Wedding Planner for many years has been a huge part of making the Rosewood Farms team successful.

‍She keeps the team on track with anything venue related, as well as all of our drink packages!

‍In her spare time, she enjoys hiking the mountain sides, camping and exploring with her family & pups.

Shannon Hons

Venue Manager


Shannon has been a part of the event industry for four years now and studied at Liberty University and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Family and Consumer Sciences: Creative Industries.

When Shannon is not at Rosewood, she enjoys disc golf, bowling, and meeting new people.

Darby Bean

Venue Manager and Social Media Associate

Darby has joined the Rosewood Farms family as a venue manager and will be assisting with all things social media related. She has a background in both event coordination and social media management.

‍In her free time Darby loves to bake, travel, and spend as much time on the water as possible.

Matt Biddle

Construction Operations Manager

Matt assists with the site’s development and production. He has three years of experience as a project manager and has launched multiple small businesses.

Matt is sure to keep the property looking top-notch. He is consistently coming up with new ideas to continue develop the property for our clients. In his spare time he likes to be outdoors and in the sun.