Gail has been involved in the arts for many years, primarily in a musical capacity, playing oboe and cor anglais
- in the Civic Orchestra of Victoria,
- in the Westshore Community Concert Band,
- in the Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra, of which she was a founding member,
- with the Cowichan Consort and the Hampton Concert Orchestra occasionally, and
- as part of Camosack: a double reed quartet.
To ensure every waking minute is filled, Gail also is secretary on the board of MACCA (Metchosin Arts and Cultural Centre Association), vice president for the Westshore Community Concert Band, secretary of the Sooke Philharmonic Society, and over the past 14 years has been a director, vice-president, president, past president, treasurer and secretary of the West Shore Arts Council.
Gail designed and maintains websites for the Civic Orchestra, Westshore Community Band and Victoria Brass Band. and does program design for the Sooke Philharmonic and Westshore Community Concert Band.
If any time remains, she enjoys reading, gardening, sewing and knitting.