Kimberly is Director of Industry Affairs. She joined Monsanto in 1993, after graduation from the University of Missouri and research at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, Germany. Over her career, she has contributed to the first ag biotech products from early field evaluations, regulatory submissions, product launches, to development of policies and strategies for seeds with new biotech traits with the grain, feed and food industries around the world. Kim has served on several industry boards to promote agricultural awareness, education and advocate for biotechnology acceptance.
Kim enjoys cooking, travel, running, biking, skiing, tennis and her dogs. Kim and her husband Jim reside in St. Louis with their son Christian.