Trent Derrick is a small business owner, operating Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and Spa of the North. He currently is a School Board Trustee for School District 57. He is the former NDP candidate in the last Federal Election in the riding of Cariboo Prince George. He is currently a director for NDP Prince George Mackenzie Constituency Association. He is the Co-Chair for the Aboriginal Committee for the Provincial NDP and he the Provincial Delegate for the Federal NDP. He has lived in Prince George for over 25 years, coached baseball for 12 years, sat on numerous boards and has volunteered extensively throughout the community.