Ms. Grace Kim
Grace began her philanthropic journey through a family-run scholarship fund for refugees. Grace founded a series of companies one on houselessness in Santa Barbara and another in Nashville, TN providing local network services to under-served populations. She joined the U.S. Department of State, where at the Office of the Secretary, Policy Planning Staff, she worked on spearheading partnerships with government agencies and private entities to translate President Obama’s foreign policy priorities. Grace now acts as an Outreach Ambassador for NEXUS Global Youth Summit to catalyze the next generation leadership and philanthropy and founded The Collaborative Impact Network, to enable collaboration across policy makers, influencers, thought leaders, and mentors on tackling complex challenges in original, purposeful, and creative ways together.