Alina S. Gagnon was born and raised in San Juan Puerto Rico where she lived until she headed to Boston to earn her BS in Chemistry/Business Management from Boston College in 1987. Her and her husband Dan have 2 children and live in the Boca Raton area. She is passionate about sharing and teaching others about how to keep all children safe which led her to join the KidSafe Foundation board in 2012. Currently a Growth Strategist and Led Consultant at Office Depot’s Military Division. She also spent most of her career at Albertsons Food/Drug where she specialized in advertising, marketing, merchandising and solution selling. Alina is also a licensed real estate professional and recently assisted her father in translating 2 KidSafe books into Spanish. During her “spare time”, she enjoys cooking for friends and family and is also very engaged with her community, church and PTA.