Kim is a disaster and emergency management consultant, author, and instructor specializing in practical solutions, with a “whole community” approach. Her work integrates disaster risk reduction, emergency preparedness, public education, public health, climate change adaptation, disaster and emergency management and practice.
She offers unique expertise developed during a dynamic 30-plus year career with experience in disaster management, risk reduction, community resilience and health, emergency response, leadership, education, senior management, population health, project management, and international, multi-national, and multi-disciplinary operations.
Well-known for her practical approach, strong work ethic, leadership, and education skills, Kim integrates needs, capacity, training, practice and research, to develop resilience within families, communities and organizations. A forward-thinking leader, she combines practical analysis with insight and resourcefulness to work towards real results for today and sustainable solutions for tomorrow.
With untiring compassion and strong humanitarian values, Kim feels privileged to be part of a global disaster risk reduction team that strives to improve the quality of life for this generation, and, most importantly, to provide a better world for our children.
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