Ms. Ashkinadze is a licensed and board certified genetic counselor who specializes in reproductive genetics. She received her genetic counseling degree from Sarah Lawrence College. She is the senior genetic counselor in her department and has been supervising genetic counseling students for over 15 years. In addition to her clinical work, Ms. Ashkinadze has played an active role in state-wide professional issues. She is the course director of the Foundations of Genetic Counseling: Reproductive Genetics course and serves on various GCMP committees.