Ginger Zielinskie, is President & CEO of Benefits Data Trust (BDT), a not-for-profit organization committed to transforming how individuals in need access essential benefits and services. Ginger believes that in order to improve people's health, social and economic outcomes we must employ the right combination of 21st century strategies - data science, person-centered program design, innovative policy options and advanced marketing techniques. Ginger leads her team to build simple but solutions that create healthier, more stable communities for us all. Ginger has over 15 years experience leading human service programs. She came to BDT after several years of service with that National Program Office for the Cash & Counseling National Demonstration and Evaluation Project. During her tenure with BDT Ginger has led service expansion into six states, helping 650,000 individuals eat, heat their homes and afford quality medical care. Ginger received an MBA in Social Policy and Management from the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University.