Gemma completed her law degree and LPC at Staffordshire University, where she was a non-competitive member of the University swim team.
Originally from Devon, Gemma relocated to the Yorkshire area with her partner to further her career. In Devon she spent most of her free time at the beach. Now she spends her free time baking and she is also a Brownie and Guide Leader. Gemma enjoys camping, and goes camping every year with Guides.