Trish began her career in the private sector where she excelled in logistics and compliance in a regulated business. She desired a career that served the community and joined public sector employment. She has since enjoyed 20 years of public sector service.
Her first government position was in the Human Services department as an eligibility worker providing direct services to local clients. Trish transitioned into administrative management where she held management positions in General Services, Information Services and most recently as the Administrative Services Officer at the Public Defender’s Office for 7 years. Her extensive administrative experience includes budget, procurement, system administration, and human resources management.
Trish served on the Administrative Management Council for 4 years where she reviewed classification studies, grievances, and recruitment postings for a variety of departments and classifications. She has participated in recruitments for information technology, attorney, management, and several other roles over a 14+ year period.
Trish earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History from Sonoma State University, as well as a Sonoma County Executive Management Certificate.