Gina McGill is an activist, investigative researcher, writer and blogger. She holds a Masters degree in public health. She was accepted into the University of Michigan law school-Ann Arbor, but later decided to pursue a career as a computer programmer and IT systems analyst. Her main accomplishments include educating and helping water suppliers to reduce poisonous lead and copper in drinking water consumed by children, creating a software application to track and prepare funeral arrangements for deceased veterans, and creating a 4th-grade Afro-centric science book. McGill is a gamer and enjoys playing World of Warcraft. She is also an animal lover with two cats, Brownie and Tiger.