An active freelance musician, Tricia frequently performs as an extra musician with the St. Louis Symphony and serves as Adjunct Professor of Horn at Webster University. She holds positions as Principal Horn of Winter Opera St. Louis and the Heartland Festival Orchestra in Washington, IL. Tricia previously held posts as Principal Horn of the Omaha Symphony and the Des Moines Metro Opera Orchestra, as well as positions with the Honolulu and Richmond Symphony Orchestras.
Born and raised in central Nebraska, she attended the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan. She earned a Bachelor of Music degree at Rice University, followed by graduate studies at the University of Michigan. Tricia lives in University City with her husband and fellow musician, Thomas, and their sons, Klaus and Max.