Tristen joined Music of Life in 2023

She is the Arts Officer for a local government and is a partner in programming arts for well-being initiatives across Surrey.

Before her work in the public sector, she worked in Communications, Promotion and Development for Sony Classical, IMG Artists and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Following her degrees of MA Labour & Human Resources, Business and BA Psychology & Music from Ohio State University, she began working for Very Special Arts, supporting arts programmes for people with disabilities.  She has remained committed to access to all arts for everyone since that time.