Director of Communications
Based in Baltimore, MD
As the Director of Communications, Kim oversees the communications and social media teams working with journalists and the media to connect them with engaging stories about relief and development programs that are making a tangible difference in people’s lives around the world.
Her previous work at CRS includes handling emergency communications and coverage from a dozen African countries as well as the Middle East, including the plight of Iraqis displaced by ISIS, the effects of climate change in Ethiopia, Syrian refugees in the Middle East, South Sudan's independence, the 2012 food crisis in the Sahel, and the ongoing conflict in the Central African Republic. Kim has worked in communications for Catholic Relief Services for the past eight years, and speaks both English and German.
Kim previously worked in local television news, covering stories at ABC Affiliate WJLA-TV in Washington, DC, and handling communications for Baltimore City's Department of Recreation and Parks. She holds a bachelors in communications from George Mason University.