Gina Perkins

How do your colleagues describe you?

“Gina has a great sense of humor and loves a challenge! She understands rural eastern Oregon very well and intricacies of navigating relationships in family owned businesses.”

Why do you do what you do?

It is very rewarding to help entrepreneurs move from a business concept to a successful launch. Every new job in rural northeastern Oregon has an extraordinary impact on the local economy and working with business owners to help ensure their growth and continued success is something I am very passionate about.

Bio:

Having been a Business and Employment Specialist with WorkSource Oregon, Gina Perkins has experience in acceptable hiring practices, can assist in drafting appropriate and effective job listings, and provide guidance in the interview process. She also shares with business owners the services offered by the Employment Department, including unemployment, and can provide extensive research utilizing QualityInfo.org. Having owned small businesses, Gina understands firsthand the day-to-day issues entrepreneurs face.