Senior Programs and Partnerships Manager

Kimberly earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology at the University of California, Santa Cruz, as a member of Rachel Carson college (formerly College Eight), the University’s “Environmental College”; a crucial component of the university’s world renowned environmental, ecological and sustainability programs and initiatives. Sustainability and social justice were at the forefront of her undergraduate education. Shortly after moving back home to Los Angeles, Kimberly earned a certificate as a Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Counselor. Kimberly has spent the latter part of her career as the Program Manager for a nonprofit that provides academic and mentorship support to struggling, disadvantaged youths across Los Angeles and Ventura County. As a deeply compassionate and empathetic person, Kimberly feels most rewarded when working for causes she believes in. In her free time, Kimberly enjoys traveling, cooking, hiking, skiing, and forming meaningful connections with people and nature alike.