Kim has an older brother, Sean, who is diagnosed with Down syndrome and autism, which leads her passion for advocating and caring for individuals who have disabilities. She obtained a Bachelor of Social Work from Lindenwood University in 2017 and a Master of Social Work from the University of Missouri – St. Louis, in 2019. Kim is currently pursuing a MA in Special Education and a graduate certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis from Webster University.
She comes to Restoring Hope with a wide variety of experiences from working in various residential settings, a day program, and a respite center. Kim enjoys building relationships with the individuals served and ensuring they live a happy, positive, and independent life. She is excited about the opportunity to expand programming to the St. Louis Region.