Tristine lives on a lifestyle block in Oamaru after moving there from the family farm. She has two grown up sons, Morgan and Tyler. Tristine is passionate about locally based community initiatives and actively participates as the past Chairperson of the Waitaki Family Health Trust Committee, as a member of the Safekids Coalition and returning officer for a Board of Trustees.
Tristine has been involved with Plunket for 30 years, holding many governance roles at local and national level. Tristine has been awarded life membership of her Area.
Tristine is passionate about getting better health outcomes and making sure our families and communities are strong and connected.