Born in Santa Monica, Kim is a fourth generation Californian and LA native • She graduated Cum Laude with a BA in English Literature from USC • At 22, after three months traveling around Europe with a backpack and Eurorail pass, Kim moved to Washington DC where she worked on Capitol Hill for a senator and then as a legislative assistant in the private sector • Five years later, tired of the weather and jaded by the politics, Kim returned to California • Since then her employment has included the following (in no particular order): waitress, art gallery assistant, advertising account executive, personal assistant, English tutor, C-level executive assistant, and writer.

Kim currently resides near Arroyo Grande CA with her pitbull and cat.