Trish is the head coach for Lincoln Park Boat Club, as well as the University of Chicago rowing teams. Prior to her return to Chicago, Trish was the most successful coach in Lafayette College Crew history. Under Trish’s coaching, Lafayette College Crew consistently medaled at the Dad Vail Regatta. Lafayette also earned medals from the Head of the Charles, the Head of the Schuykill, the Knecht Cup, and posted top finishes at C.R.A.S.H.-B.s. Under Trish’s leadership, Lafayette Crew grew from 24 members to 70 and fundraising revenue increased threefold.
Prior to Lafayette, Trish competed in the elite ranks of sculling under the coaching of legendary coach Igor Grinko, racing in the 2003 Pan Game Trials, 2003 World Championship Trials, and the 2004 Olympic Trials. She graduated from DePaul University in Chicago.