Gila serves as the President of Stand By Me, an organization that supports Israeli-American cancer patients and their families in Los Angeles. She is also the co-founder of The Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation. She sits on the Board of several organizations, including the American-Israel Education Foundation, the MERONA Students’ Initiative Foundation, and StandWithUs. Gila is a graduate of the Rothschild Hospital Nursing School, and served as an officer in the Israeli army.