Trish has played a pivotal role in caring for collections across Australia for over three decades. Working across state and federal public collection institutions, Trish’s experience spans bench-top conservation to leadership and management roles. She has played a pivotal role in significantly improving conditions and preservation standards for important collections within the public collecting sector. In recent years, Trish has been exemplary in supporting, advocating for, and mentoring the next generation of conservation professionals. Trish’s impact extends beyond her immediate workplaces and she has collaborated extensively with allied professionals in the wider GLAM sector. Trish is a true leader, and a dedicated colleague, manager, and mentor.