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A graduate with distinction of UCLA Extension Writers' Program, she is the author of The Wise Women, a New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice, Good Morning America Buzz Pick, a Washington Post 13 feel-good books to brighten your summer selectionPeople Magazine Best New Book, Today Show Read With Jenna and Parade Magazine Most Anticipated Book of 2022, and she was featured in Toronto Life's Notable Torontonians. Her debut novel Mothers and Other Strangers, was a Great Group Reads selection, and a 2017 best book of Refinery 29 and Self Magazine.

Originally from Johannesburg, Gina has lived in New York and Los Angeles, and now lives in Toronto with her family. Gina balances the solitary hours of fiction writing with work as a brand storyteller under the banner of her own agency, Words Make The Brand.