Chief Executive Officer
After 13 years in the insurance industry, Maria Kim joined Cara. Maria serves on the boards of EPIC Academy, a charter high school in South Chicago and Rebuilding Exchange (a social enterprise in the circular economy). She is a member of the 2020 Presidential Leadership Scholars and was a fellow for Leadership Greater Chicago’s Class of 2008, a 2012 American Marshall Memorial Fellow, a 2013 TEDxMidwest Emerging Leader, and a 2018 Bank of America Vital Voices Global Ambassador. Maria holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Maria’s side hustle: “Personal shopper, getting folks fashion forward-ish on a budget”.