Miss Gina began her dance training at En Avant at the age of five. Through high school she studied ballet, tap, jazz, modern and pointe while also competing on her high school dance team and taking classes at the Wisconsin North Youth Ballet. She kept her passion for dance through college by attending the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she took ballet classes and danced on the Madison Dance Elite Team for four years. She graduated from UW-Madison in 2005 with a degree in Secondary Education and taught English for five years at the Chippewa Falls Middle School. Since 2008, she has directed and choreographed for several plays at the Chippewa Falls High School. In 2009 she became a certified yoga instructor and has continued her dance training by attending classes at Zenon Dance in Minneapolis and Steps on Broadway in New York City. Miss Gina instructs pre-ballet, pointe, jazz and modern classes. She has been teaching dance part-time at En Avant since 2005.