Gina is passionate about sharing her programs and services and believes in paying it forward. As an at-risk teenager, she struggled to overcome the odds stacked against her. Gina was a teen mom and has devoted most of her adult life to sharing her life experiences of struggle and growth to bring awareness about the importance of self-love, personal growth, emotional healing, and good mental health. She is often associated with community volunteer opportunities that are aligned with empowering the vulnerable population of at-risk families.
Gina has also been affiliated with ministries, nonprofit organizations, continuation high schools, social services, and other groups that support at-risk moms and their children. In fall 2019 she was featured in VoyageLA magazine, and was recognized as a trailblazer in her profession.