Ginger Zielinskie

Chief Growth Officer

Federation of American Scientists

Ginger Zielinskie currently serves as Chief Growth Officer at The Federation of American Scientists where she works across a variety of topics to embed science, technology, innovation, and experience into government and public discourse in order to build a healthy, safe, prosperous and equitable society.   She was formerly Chief Strategy Officer at, where she worked to bring the power of data science to the world’s most challenging social problems.  Prior to, Zielinskie served as President & CEO of Benefits Data Trust (BDT) where she led the successful scaling and disciplined strategy that helped more than 800,000 people access benefits that help them eat, heat their homes, and enroll in healthcare. With over twenty years of experience, Ginger is an action-oriented executive leader who builds strong partnerships to achieve systematic and meaningful change. Ginger earned her BA from Skidmore College and has an MBA in Social Policy and Management from the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University.