Trish is originally from Clarkson, NE. She has been married to her husband James, for 21 years and together they have 3 children. Their oldest, Sarah lives in Georgia, Grace is a junior at Milford High School and Tyler is a freshman at Seward High School. They live north of Seward and love to camp, garden, play all kinds of sports and spend time with their dogs, Holly and Lucy. Trish received her Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She decided to go into this field because she saw a huge need for mental health providers in the rural area. She is passionate about her career because she’s been a nurse for 32 years and she’s always wanted to help people and she especially loves working with the geriatric population. FCH is one of few hospitals that offers integrated care, there are many benefits to this type of health care. Trish loves to be able to work with all of the hospital staff and medical providers. She believes this is the best care for our patients when everyone is involved and knows what is going on with the patient, especially their medications and treatment plans.