Gina Russo is the Employer Relations Liaison at the Nevada Careers Studio. Gina focuses on creating and managing programs that bring students and employers together, including fairs, treks, shadowing programs and information sessions.
Before coming to the University of Nevada, Reno as an administrative faculty member, she served as the assistant director at The Bennion Center, The University of Utah's civic engagement hub for seven years. As part of her appointment at the University of Utah, Gina taught political science, public administration and public policy courses to undergraduate and graduate students.
Part-time employment status gives Gina lots of time to ride her tandem bicycle, hang out in the dog park, paddle, hike, practice yoga, cook, bake and coo over her Jack Russell terrier.