Soon Mee Kim is executive vice president and global diversity and inclusion leader for Porter Novelli, part of the Omnicom Public Relations Group. In her role, she is responsible for implementing policies and programs that promote diversity, equity, and inclusion. A dreamer and a doer, she is passionate about workplace culture, supporting the talent lifecycle, and working with clients to create innovative campaigns that make an impact.
A frequent speaker and writer on topics related to diversity, race and gender, Soon Mee was recognized as a 2019 Holmes Report Innovator 25 for the Americas. She was also named a 2019 ColorComm Circle Award honoree for helping to strengthen the voices of underrepresented women of color in the communications industry. At a local level, she was named the 2019 Changing the World honoree by the Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta.
Soon Mee serves on the board of directors for ColorComm, the business community for women of color in communications, and the board of advisors for the Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network. She is an active member of Leadership Atlanta and a member of Atlanta Magazine’s editorial advisory board.
Soon Mee is a graduate of Emory University and is a trained diversity coach through Coach Diversity Institute. She and her husband Kevin have two daughters, Madeleine and Chloe.