Kim joined DW Simpson in October 2000 as an Assistant Recruiter to one of the Founding Partners of DW Simpson. In January 2005, she moved into a Lead Recruiter role working with experienced actuaries of all disciplines and quantitative risk professionals. She currently leads her own team and works with actuaries at various levels in their career ranging from a few years of experience to more seasoned actuaries. She attends a number of professional conferences and seminars sponsored by the CAS, SOA and regional affiliates. Kim was promoted to Partner in September 2010.
Internally, Kim continues to demonstrate her ongoing leadership for DWS, co-leading the Training and Professional Development Program. Kim takes an active role in training and developing less experienced and new DWS recruiters. Additionally, Kim works closely with the systems and operational team to enhance our internal database. Kim believes, effectively and efficiently organizing information allows DWS Recruiters to match the best candidates to the best opportunities.
Prior to joining DWS, Kim was as Assistant Director in the Financial Aid Office at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). Kim has a Master Degree in Higher Education Administration from UIC and a graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor’s Degree Family and Social Services.
Kim is married with two children. Outside of work, Kim enjoys traveling, highlighted by a safari in South Africa, fine dining, theatre, and spending time with her family and friends.