Gina is a recent graduate of Fort Lewis College, where she studied biology. Growing up in Alaska instilled a love of the environment and nature within her. While in school she joined the Strategies for Ecological Education, Diversity and Sustainability Club (SEEDS), which motivated her to study ecology. She hopes to pursue a career in natural resource management and protect public lands integrity for future generations. In her free time, Gina loves to ski, play volleyball, and spend time outdoors.