Gail is originally from India and from a very young age she was drawn towards the concept of biology. She received her Bachelors and Masters degree in Life Sciences-Biotechnology from University of Mumbai. After working for a few years in India in the Pharmaceutical and Environmental biotechnology field, she moved to the United States in 2015.
She earned her doctorate degree from North Carolina A&T State university. She is not only a scientist but also a trained Indian classical dancer and enjoys solving jigsaw puzzles.