Born: South Vietnam, 1976 Education: Local village school (no high school)
Family: Husband Syna Sang, son, James Davenport, 18, (studying computer engineering), daughter Luckyna, almost 5.
Interests: “My kids. For them I’ll work every day and night but not Sunday, that’s our special family time.”
On Rotorua: “There’s so much beautiful open space, so many lakes, so many things to do, it’s our home.”
On her life: “There’ve been some bad things in the past, now I’m climbing upward.”
Personal philosophy: “Look forward not back.”