Gina joined the Communities In Schools team in 2017 as an AmeriCorps member at Federal Way High School. She then moved into a full time School Outreach Coordinator at Todd Beamer High School. She is from Tacoma, and is a graduate of Highline College. Prior to being an AmeriCorps member with CIS, Gina served as an AmeriCorps with the Federal Way Public Schools. In her free time, Gina enjoys arts and crafts, watching sports, watching Netflix, and is active in her church. She describes herself as goofy, a leader, and faith oriented, and defines personal success by, “knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and saving seeds to benefit others.”