Kim Wilkens is passionate about transforming technology users into technology creators, collaborators & activists. At the grassroots level, she founded Tech-Girls with a mission empower girls to imagine and achieve their future in our tech-savvy world. As the K-8 Computer Science Initiative Coordinator, Kim has led St. Anne’s-Belfield School to the fore of the national movement to bring computer science to K-12 students.
Kim’s work has been recognized on a global level in her roles as Mozilla Club Captain and Global Education Conference Advisor. In 2016, she was invited to craft the vision and recruit session leaders for the Learning space at MozFest, Mozilla’s annual conference in London. That space was heralded as one of the most innovative and impactful of the festival.
Kim also serves as the Outreach Chair for Charlottesville Women in Tech and the Tech Tour Chair for the Charlottesville Business Innovation Council.