Paulette was born and raised in Estevan, Saskatchewan. She attended the Calgary Career College where she obtained her Legal Assistant Diploma in 1988. Paulette worked in various office administrative positions and ran her own home day care when her kids were young. In the year 2000 she re-entered the work force and started with Komarnicki Trobert Law Firm as the receptionist until 2003. After exploring other opportunities for a few years she rejoined Trobert Law Firm in 2008 as a legal assistant.
In her free time Paulette enjoys working on her acreage with her husband Brad, hosting gatherings and special events for family and friends, sewing, camping, travelling and most of all spending time with her grandchildren.