Gina Steinway is BPC’s senior director of principal and major gifts. She has over 25 years of experience working for profit and nonprofit organizations. Prior to joining BPC, Steinway worked at Odell, Simms, and Lynch as the associate director of fundraising. She was responsible for developing new business, overseeing professional staff, and leading major donor fundraising campaigns for iconic, high-profile accounts such as the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, the Gettysburg National Military Park museum, and the Trust for the National Mall. She also managed fundraising initiatives focused on women’s entrepreneurship, foster children, financial literacy, combating human trafficking, and other issues.
Steinway began her career serving as a research associate for the U.S. House Select Committee on Assassinations, investigating the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. Upon termination of the committee, she moved to New York to serve as the legislative librarian at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley, and McCloy and was eventually promoted to head librarian of Milbank, Tweed worldwide. Seven years later, Milbank opened its Washington, D.C. office and Steinway returned to Washington as the firm’s director of administration.
A native of New Jersey, Steinway graduated from the University of Michigan with a master’s degree in library and information science, and earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Goucher College in Towson, MD.