Managing Director

San Jose, California

For the past two decades, Kim has been responsible for the design and management of work across multiple markets, while being primarily focused on workplace and developer projects. Kim's organizational expertise allows her to plan, motivate and facilitate a highly collaborative process that balances creativity, budget and schedule. Her technical expertise has provided clients such as Celestica, Gigamon and Niantic with tangible value and meaningful results.

Kim’s passion for her work has always been infectious. Five years after joining LPA in 1997, Kim was recognized as professional of the year in 2003 for her efforts toward developing a new studio team in northern California while also contributing leadership and direction of the K-12 interior design team at LPA headquarters.

Today, as managing director of the San Jose LPA Urban Design Studio, Kim focuses on client needs and developer accounts where she continues to enjoy engaging her clients while assisting their needs to create, build and design new spaces.