District 7 Gina Gregory
Councilwoman Gina Gregory was first elected to the Mobile City Council representing District 7 on the city’s northwest side in 2005. Since then, she has been re-elected four times without opposition. As President of the Council, she was the first woman ever to be elected as an officer in Mobile City Council history by her colleagues.
Though this is Gina’s first political office, she was not a newcomer to politics or to government work. Gina served the citizens of Mobile as the City’s Public Relations Director and Spokesperson under former Mayor Mike Dow for three years. During that time, Gina was an integral part of Dow’s executive staff, overseeing the Mayor’s communications, the City’s Special Events Department, and sister cities’ activities. After leaving her post in Mayor Dow’s administration, Gina worked for eight years with MDi Media Group as the company’s Public Relations Director before serving as the Community Affairs Leader with Hargrove Engineers + Constructors.
Gina has a broad background in media and government including reporting and anchoring the news at Mobile’s WKRG-TV, WSFA-TV in Montgomery, AL, WCJB-TV in Gainesville, FL, and WJXT-TV in Jacksonville, FL. Gina’s experience in government extends to the state level. She served as the Associate Director for the Alabama Petroleum Council in Montgomery, as a Public Affairs Representative and Lobbyist. As the Associate Director, Gina represented companies doing business in the state, she was a member of the Business Council of Alabama and participated in regional and national legislative conferences.
Gina grew up in Ft. Walton Beach, Florida where she attended Choctawhatchee High School, and has just been named to the school’s Hall of Fame. Gina is a proud University of Florida Gator with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Political Science.
Gina is a graduate of Leadership Alabama, Leadership Mobile, and a member of the Junior League of Mobile, Senior Bowl Committee. Gina and her husband, Todd Golomb, are members of Ashland Place United Methodist Church, where she serves on the Board of Directors.