Trish, in partnership with her husband Paul, has a considerable kiwifruit and dairy business – of which Trish is the Financial administrator. During the kiwifruit harvest months she is a Zespri Ambassador, touring with offshore customers and media groups.
Prior to raising her three (now adult) children, Trish was a Dietitian, mainly hospital-based. She has long been actively involved in her local Pongakawa and Te Puke community.
She is a trustee of a family charitable Trust and DMS Progrowers Charitable Trust, and is presently Chair of Rabobank Client Council, Central North Island.
Trish enjoys cycling, walking her dog, yoga and skiing.