Kim joined Bench International in 2017. She has over 20 years’ experience focused in human resources, administration, and infrastructure build out, with 9 years dedicated to retained executive search. At Bench, Kim is leading the expansion of Bench’s footprint in San Diego from our newly launched local headquarters. Kim partners with clients and internal teams to successfully execute targeted search strategies, including identifying and developing candidate pipelines and managing projects, as it relates to full life-cycle recruitment. In addition, she is a founding member of our Animal Health practice. Kim has been active in the San Diego Life Sciences community throughout her career, holding positions at Advanced Tissue Sciences, Aurora Biosciences, Senomyx, and Kalypsys. She attended San Diego State University.