Founder & Executive Director
Dr. Hei-ock Kim
Founder and Executive Director
Hei-ock has devoted more than 10 years to nonprofit administration in the arts, environmental conservation, and social issues. She has also been a passionate educator for over 30 years as a teacher, professor, and lecturer.
Her professional involvements include being a member of the San Diego County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls, MANA de San Diego, Women in Public Finance, and the Lawyers Club of San Diego. A frequent speaker, Hei-ock has presented at San Diego Grantmakers, Ashford University, Women in Public Finance, and the Lawyers Club.
After graduating from Princeton University and The Juilliard School, Hei-ock earned her doctorate in classical piano performance from The Catholic University of America. She continues to share her love of music as an adjunct professor at National University.