Gail is a woman of many talents. Her background is in the fine arts and textile design. She holds both a Bachelors degree from Buffalo State University and a Masters in Fine Arts from W.C. Post. She has also taught art for years. This teaching experience has given her the ability to comfortably inform customers, while her design background has fueled her talents as the stores chief buyer. Gail is often credited with being the first to discover young talent from Europe and bringing them to the States.