Pauline graduated from AUT University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Health Science (Physiotherapy)
Initially gaining a broad experience in the hospital sector of New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom, Pauline returned to New Zealand in 2004 where she began to work in private physiotherapy clinics, the University as a clinic educator, and in the occupational rehabilitation field.
From 2005 to 2009, Pauline completed a Post Graduate Diploma (Sport and Exercise), and Masters in Health Practice (Sport and Exercise) from AUT University. She also has expertise in occupational rehabilitation
Pauline speaks Spanish, Japanese, and recently fulfilled an ambition to volunteer at and see the functioning of therapy related health facilities in Mexico
Pauline has sporting interests in swimming, cycling and stand up paddling, and is keen to assist those with injuries to recover their sporting abilities as best possible.