As Vice President of Affordable Housing for the Habitat Affordable Group, Kim is responsible for the overall operations of our affordable communities as well as the oversight and leadership of our current and future clients. In this role, she also provides planning, strategy, managing profitability, quality service management, process improvement, marketing of portfolios, budgeting, and accountability.
During her 25+ year career in the real estate industry, she has specialized in many functional areas including sales, property management, asset management and contract administration as a Senior Asset Manager with the Illinois Housing Development Authority. Kim’s experience includes management of multi-family and senior affordable housing managing budgets in excess of $15M. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Chicago State University. the prestigious Certified Property Manager (CPMâ) designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management as well as the Certified Occupancy Specialist (COS) and Tax Credit Specialist (TCS) from National Center for Housing Management. She is also a Real Estate Managing Broker in the State of Illinois and Past President of the Chicago Chapter #23 of the Institute of Real Estate Management. She was awarded Certified Property Manager of the Year in 2014 and Leadership Award in 2019 by IREM Chicago Chapter #23. She has served on several IREM National Committees, most recently as Chair of the Ethics Committee.