Young Kim Prop 13

Young Kim Prop 13

Gilliard Blanning and Associates
August 2014

Young Kim is a long time community leader in North Orange County with unique private and public sector experience that makes her an ideal candidate to represent the 65th district. Young’s wide ranging experience includes:

Director of Community Relations and Asian Affairs (Rep. Ed Royce, CA-39)
As Director of Community Relations and Asian Affairs, Young Kim served as a key liaison to the local communities within Rep. Ed Royce’s district, advised Royce on issues pertaining to the Asian community, and developed strategic plans to keep the community informed of Royce’s legislative priorities. Young frequently traveled to Washington, DC to work in Royce’s Capitol Hill office.

Businesswoman, Financial Analyst and Controller
Young Kim’s private sector experience includes serving as a Financial Analyst at a southern California Bank and Controller for a southern California manufacturing company. In 2013, Young Kim reformed a business she had owned and operated nearly 20 years earlier, YK Connections. YK Connections assists new business owners and entrepreneurs looking to build or expand their business in Southern California and elsewhere in the United States.

Community Leader
Young Kim has been actively involved in numerous local organizations, including:

World Affairs Council of Orange County
International Leadership Association
California Women’s Leadership Association
Fullerton Public Library Foundation
Korean American Federation of Orange County
Korean American Coalition of Orange County