Grew up in Gilnahirk, Northern Ireland before moving to Liverpool then Wigan before emigrating to Auckland in 2004. Previous experience working for; Solicitors, Finance, Shipping, Theatre (The Arts), Neuropathology, Royal Navy, Royal New Zealand Navy, Marketing, Publicity, Communications, Coroners, HMNZ Prison, and Fashion. Loves cooking and entertaining. Married to Kevin who is Technical Operations Director at Chemical organisation in Auckland. Moved to Kerikeri to build our dream house which we moved into in December 2016.