How well do we really know our politicians, and the personal values and experiences they bring to decisions that affect us all?
Newshub Nation's Backstory series goes behind the scenes into the lives, homes and childhood photo albums of our political leaders.
She was a stay-at-home parent who became a New Zealand First MP in 2011. Now, Tracey Martin is a senior Minister with big responsibilities.
Newshub Nation joined Tracey at her family vineyard in Martinborough to hear her Backstory.
Watch the video.