Tricia is the main correspondent for Quahog Channel 5 News. She is known for her flat, nasal voice. She often starts a story by naming the presenter who has just linked to her, such as Dian-ne or To-om. Diane confirms her as being Japanese, Tricia is often made to do dirty jobs, such has covering a flu segment and to be abused in a hurricane report. She is not allowed into a hotel because of her ethnicity.