Kim brings a unique Engineering perspective to a Procurement Leadership role. This powerful combination of Engineering, Procurement and high-profile Project Management experience allows her to understand the Supply Chain needs in a holistic way for the Procurement Operations she has led. She has been directly responsible for building cross-matrixed teams/processes and crafting complete solutions to amplify performance while resourcefully minimizing costs. She accomplishes this through novel thinking, strong team communication and well-constructed strategic plans and models. This has given her the ability to conceptualize large-scale modifications. Her engineering knowledge allows her to implement highly effective procurement strategies. She communicates & collaborates easily with people at all levels & disparate cultures, she meets demanding objectives within tight deadlines and she easily engages internal customers to influence business direction while providing leadership for building consensus.