Kim is a life-long Democrat and dedicated political activist. Since 2015 she has served as District Leader, representing the 76th Assembly District, Part B. She graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Kim has been active in local politics since 2009, when she joined the fight for marriage equality in New York State. In 2012 she served as President of the Manhattan Young Democrats, helping to lead the fight for paid sick leave and organizing bus trips to Pennsylvania for Barack Obama. In 2014 she helped found the Four Freedoms Democratic Club, hoping to bring more transparency and youth participation into Upper East Side politics.
Professionally Kim has worked at various television news outlets, including Florida’s News Channel, CNN, CNN Financial News, and Bloomberg TV. Since 2021 she has worked as the Director of Communications & Digital Outreach for Hunger Free America, a national nonprofit based in New York City.