Gayle Gerling Pettinga is managing attorney for Gerling Law. Over the years, she has mentored and worked with several young adults who wished to enter the field of law. Her commitment to Evansville families is evident with her annual Bike Helmet Giveaway, which provides helmets to children who cannot afford them. She has distributed nearly 5,000 helmets during the past four years. Pettinga also started on outreach campaign – “Hang Up and Drive” – which alerts drivers to the dangers of talking and texting while driving.