Gina was born into a family of teachers, administrators and Baptist preachers. She has almost 20 years of experience teaching in public and private schools. Gina retired in 2005 when she and her husband Bill moved to the Bryan-College Station area but has remained active in the community. She is currently a member of the Allen Academy Board of Trustees, the Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Club of the Brazos Valley and the Board of Trustees for CHI St. Joseph’s Hospital. Previously, she has served on boards for Texas A&M University, Sam Houston State University and the Bryan ISD Education Foundation. Gina and Bill have two sons, Will and John, and four grandchildren, Britain, Charlie, Fitz and Duke.