Gina is a collaborative and visionary leader with strong skills in management, communications, and marketing. Her diverse experience spans business, tech, higher ed, and nonprofits.

EDUCATION

Emory University, Atlanta, GA
PhD in Philosophy, Graduate Certificate in Women’s Studies

Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
BA in Philosophy, Magna Cum Laude

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Communications Director and Program Manager for Diversity & Inclusion, NumFOCUS (February 2017 – present)
501(c)(3) nonprofit promoting better science through open code.

Independent Consultant (June 2015 – present)

Co-Founder, recruitHER (July 2015 – July 2016)
A women-owned recruiting and consulting firm committed to connecting diverse talent with opportunities in the tech industry.

Communications Director, NumFOCUS (July 2015 – April 2016)
501(c)(3) nonprofit promoting better science through open code.

Lead Analyst, EvoSure (March 2014 – March 2015)
B2B web technology startup focused on the commercial insurance industry.

Director ( July 2011 – Feb. 2014)
Assistant Director ( Jan. 2010 – June 2011)
Harvard College Women’s Center, Harvard University
Unit in the Office of Student Life with mission to improve gender equity, women’s leadership, and inclusion and diversity on campus.

Committee Service at Harvard

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Founder, Feminist Hack ATX (Lead Organizer, Oct. 2014 – June 2017)
A solution-oriented group for people of all genders, providing actionable resources to combat sexism and support the retention and leadership of women in the tech industry in Austin.

Co-Chair, Women’s Centers Committee, Governing Council ( Nov. 2013 – Nov. 2015)
Co-Chair, Women’s Centers Pre-Conference ( Nov. 2010 – Dec. 2012)
National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA)
Annual conference for over 100 women’s center professionals.

Founder and Coordinator , New England Women’s Centers Conference (Feb. – Nov. 2010)
Annual professional development conference for university women’s center staff.

AWARDS & CERTIFICATIONS

PMP Certification, Project Management Institute, License No. 1829020

Fly-In, Austin Startup Week 2013
One of ten people chosen to be flown in as special guests for the inaugural Austin Startup Week.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Lecturer , Committee on Degrees in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Harvard University

Adjunct Instructor , Department of Philosophy, Morehouse College

Department of Philosophy, Emory University
Instructor

Teaching Associate

Teaching Assistant