She was Miss Rhode Island Teen in 1992 and Miss Rhode Island Teen All-American in 1993.
Tognoni was introduced to her husband by her former GUIDING LIGHT co-star Beth Ehlers (ex-Harley). “I do owe a lot to Beth. She is a special person.”
Gina almost went to YOUNG AND RESTLESS before [then] CBS Vice President of Daytime Barbara Bloom offered her the role of Dinah on GL.
The actress created a line of shoes called sole9 (www.sole9.com). “A portion of the proceeds go to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence.
Gina keeps a daily journal. “I write what I’m grateful for. I love doing it and I recommend it to everybody. It reinforces that thing in your life that has power.”