Gaby helps the family and helps Max take leaps and strides. She is very good with children and is responsible for Max's gradual social growth. Adam and Kristina are very appreciative of her.
However, she suddenly takes an interest in Crosby Braverman, Adam's brother, and sleeps with him on the night of Max's birthday party. Gabby is embarassed by her actions and leaves Adam, Kristina, and Max because she is ashamed. She and Crosby talk and agree that they cannot be together because Crosby is still in love with his fiance, Jasmine Trussell-Braverman. Gaby ends up working with the Lessing's, who are Kristina and Adam's friends and neighbors.
- Minka is one of the nine "Friday Night Lights" cast members to star on "Parenthood." The eight others are Michael B. Jordan (Alex), Matt Lauria (Ryan York), Scott Porter (Peter), Derek Phillips (Billy), Sam Jaeger (Joel Graham), Jurnee Smollett-Bell (Heather), Jeff Rosick (student), and Angela Rawana (therapist).
- Minka stared on Parenthood creator, Jason Katims', other TV show, "Friday Night Lights" as Lyla Garrity.