Ginny chose Fountain Hills as her hometown in 1983. Born and raised in NY, she followed her parents, who had fallen in love with this desert community in the seventies. Her four siblings relocated to AZ, creating a foundation that spans generations. Ginny’s family includes husband Jim, three sons, Jim’s son and daughter, spouses and nine grandchildren. Ginny holds a Math Degree from Tufts University and was employed in related positions here, in VT and NH. She was an AZ Senate staffer and an Assistant Director at ADEQ. After retiring, she worked with the US Attorney’s Office as a neighborhood liaison. Inducted into the 2010 FH Hall of Fame, she participated in strategic planning, served on School Board, Arts Council and as Treasurer for the Theater Board, earning their 2009 Founders Award. She’s been active in several local and statewide groups. Ginny was a Councilwoman for eight years, co-chairing the Centennial Committee and sitting on the MAG Domestic Violence Council until 2014. Elected Mayor in 2018, reelected in 2020, Ginny is on MAG Regional Council, attends GPEC Mayors and Supervisors meetings, serves on a public safety subcommittee and with regional and local groups in the course of her municipal responsibilities.