Ginger provides regulatory, financial and operational expertise to the company. From 2009 to 2011, she served as Senior Counselor to the White House National Economic Council. She provided economic policy advice on a broad range of matters, including innovation, commercialization, small business, capital access and formation, and entrepreneurship policies. Ginger gained regulatory experience as the General Counsel for the U.S. Department of Commerce, for which she was unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Under the Clinton Administration, Ginger was the Deputy Administrator and Chief Operating Officer of the U.S. Small Business Administration and had oversight responsibility for a $42 billion loan portfolio. Earlier in her career, she was the Chief Counsel for the U.S. Department of Energy for the western United States. Ginger is the former CEO and partner to two venture capital funds located in the Washington, DC area. She was chair and board member of a European based investment fund. Ginger also served on the NASDAQ Listing and Hearing Review Council for 10 years.