Gina is from South Carolina and began studying piano at the age of 7. She continued to pursue music and received a Bachelor of Music degree from Mercer University in Macon, Georgia with an emphasis in piano performance and music education. For the past 20 years Gina has taught music in public and private schools in Texas, Arizona, California, South Carolina, and Malawi, Central Africa. During this time she has also taught private piano lessons, classroom piano keyboard classes and been an accompanist for various schools and churches. Gina was recognized for her teaching skills in 2012 when she was presented with the Teacher of the Year award from Hursey Elementary School in North Charleston.
Gina also has a graduate degree in education that specializes in curriculum and instruction. This degree has enabled Gina to apply uniquely created instruction to music students as well as developing special music curriculum designed to meet individual student needs,