Tricia grew up on the family farm near Kelso in the Borders and went to school in Kelso. She went on to study Economics and Management Science at University of Strathclyde and then spent four and a half years as a project manager at Rolls-Royce in Derby and Glasgow.
Tricia has now settled back in the Borders and she is embarking upon a postgraduate course in Rural Estate and Land Management at Harper Adams University. Tricia enjoys travel and has spent a few months in India, Canada, New Zealand and South America. She now enjoys exploring the UK in her campervan!