Erin grew up in Toko and attended Sacred Heart Girls College in New Plymouth. After 4 1/2 years of study, Erin graduated from Victoria University, Wellington in 2005 with a Bachelor of Law degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Criminology and Education.
After graduating Erin worked for Thomson O'Neil & Co for 5 years before taking time off to have a family. She returned to work at Thomson O'Neil & Co in June 2018.
Erin is a general practitioner and is able to advise on a wide range of legal issues, including wills, powers of attorney, leases, farming matters, trusts, sale and purchase of residential properties and commercial business, employment agreements, and relationship property and separation agreements.
Outside of work
Erin and her husband own a family dairy farm milking 450 cows near Eltham, where they have lived for many years together with their 4 children who currently attend both Stratford High and Ngaere School.