Public Health & Health Services Administration

Gina Lepore


Gina Lepore is passionate about celebrating and defending human sexual diversity; addressing issues of social, reproductive, and intimate justice; and ensuring the right of all to enjoy pleasurable, safe, fulfilling relationships with self and others across the lifespan! She has been working in the field of sexual and reproductive health since completing her undergraduate studies in Psychology at UCSC and earned her Master of Education degree in Human Sexuality from Widener University. In addition to teaching Human Sexuality at Chico State, she lectures at Cabrillo College and is a Trainer and Project Coordinator at ETR, where she currently provides training and technical assistance to agencies across California that offer community-based comprehensive sexual health education in the K-12 space.  She has also worked as a sexual health trainer for various medical schools in the Bay Area and as a freelance community-based sexuality educator. Gina is also a fitness and dance junkie. She is a Certified Personal Trainer, has extensive training in various Afro-Latin dance forms, is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese, and last but definitely not least, is the proud mother of two young men.

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