Kim has over 20 years of architectural experience and has been part of the Designs Northwest Architects team for 13 years. In 1997, she received her Bachelor of Architecture degree from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California. She has experience in developing master plans, commercial facilities, public safety facilities, churches and residences. Kim excels at managing complex projects from programming, through design and engineering, and construction completion. In 2003, she became a registered Architect in California and is currently pursuing reciprocity for the State of Washington.