About Me

Hi, I’m Kim! I live in Washington, DC — by way of Chicago, San Francisco and my hometown of Rochester, NY.

Professional Summary

Entrepreneurial leader with over 14 years driving organizational development and performance in for-profit and non-profit startup companies. Specializes in working with executives to launch strategic initiatives and take them to scale.

Core Competencies
  • STRATEGY: translates vision into inspiring mantras; connects day-to-day to the big picture; identifies and employs champions and resources needed to achieve transformational goals
  • MOBILIZATION: leads teams to uncover creative solutions; provides clear leadership that empowers teams to deliver measurable results
  • INNOVATION: technophile; student of Stanford’s design thinking, IDEO’s human-centered design, lean startup methodology and rapid prototyping; regularly advises entrepreneurs in strategic planning
  • EMPATHY: daughter of a Vietnamese refugee family devoted to improving life in the developing world; praised by employers for mediating difficult working relationships

I am consistently attracted to opportunities that ask me to create something from nothing; bring order to chaos; produce clarity from ambiguity.

Employers have praised my emotional intelligence and positive, get-it-done approach.

Contact me today.