Gina joins Heritage Health as a 16-year resident of the Coeur d’Alene area. She has a wide range of experience in meeting the health care needs of the community. Gina has been an advanced practice nurse since 1994, initially as a Certified Nurse Midwife and then since 1999 as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Since that time, she has completed a 20-year career as a Navy Nurse and has been faculty at both North Idaho College and Gonzaga University teaching both pre-licensure nurses and Nurse Practitioners. Originally from Fishkill, NY, Gina loves to be outdoors biking and running. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Ron, and their lively black lab. Her daughter lives in Atlanta, GA.
Gina graduated from the University of Colorado Health Science Center with her master’s in nursing in 1994 and received her Post-Masters Certificate as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 1999 from the State University of New York. Additionally, Gina was awarded her Ph.D. in Education from the University of Idaho in 2005.