John Kim

John Kim, a seasoned communications professional, brings his experience from political and advocacy campaigns to SKDK’s public affairs practice. In his current role, John advises a diverse client base, spanning across tech, advocacy, healthcare, education, and philanthropy. His focus is on developing and executing thoughtful public affairs and communications strategies to produce impactful work for his clients. Initially joining SKDK as a public affairs intern, John supported various projects and teams across multiple sectors. 

Before SKDK, John worked at a marketing agency developing strategic and impactful direct and digital marketing campaigns for national advocacy, political, and nonprofit organizations. He also interned with The Nature Conservancy and was part of Kamala Harris’ successful 2016 Senate campaign. 

A Los Angeles native, John graduated from American University in D.C., majoring in political science with a minor in marketing.