Trish is an experienced transport professional who has a vision for her regional community, understands infrastructure and service delivery and has a strong working knowledge of government, governance and strategy.
With thirty years’ experience in the NSW public sector, and an educational background in Economics, Road Safety, Planning, Traffic Engineering and Consultation, Trish has a clear understanding of the important role transport plays in providing economic growth for our state. Her significant experience in research and policy development has allowed her to balance the delivery of big infrastructure projects with the needs of the community to create a safe and productive environment. In her current senior role in government, Trish is committed to collaboration between government, stakeholders and the community to prioritise access to services for all to enhance social, cultural and community development.
Trish has a passion for the community of the Illawarra and the Region and has been a member of a number of Regional Boards including Greenacres, Interchange Illawarra and The Shellharbour Business Board.
Trish is the Senior Manager Infrastructure, Strategy and Planning at the Wollongong City Council.