Gigi was born in Chicago, IL and grew up in a suburb named Berwyn. She attended college in San Diego, CA and earned a degree in Early Education. She has over 30 years of experience working with children and youth, in both the educational and recreational fields. Gigi started teaching Driving Training with RCC in March of 2002. She loves teaching young drivers and learned the value of a driver training program when she took it in high school, learning to drive in a 72 Chevy Impala.
At home Gigi is a foster parent and currently cares for two children. Over the past 16 years she has fostered 11 children and adopted two teen girls. In her spare time, she loves to spend time with her children doing gardening, and she loves to play with her two Dachshunds. Gigi also volunteers for various organizations, but her favorite is helping to sew costumes for the Teen Musical Theater of Oregon (TMTO).