Ruth Kim, PhD, MA, Teaching Credential (Adult Education)

Training Supervisor (SSA)

Ruth Kim is a training supervisor in Social Services Agency, focusing on professional development, child welfare worker training and human services compliance. Ruth is an experienced facilitator, manager and coach with expertise in leadership development, organizational capacity-building, community healing and violence prevention. Ruth has been teaching, training and facilitating learning and development experiences for over 25 years in the public, nonprofit and education sectors. She directs a nonprofit that focuses on drumming and community drum circles, and has worked with Bay Area community organizations that service re-entry youth, the Asian Pacific Islander community and violence prevention initiatives that integrate arts and culture. Her coaching practice is rooted in mindfulness and ontology (study of being); she is currently working on her certification through the International Coaching Federation. Ruth loves being in the outdoors, drumming, writing, traveling and spending time with loved ones.