Kimberly Junmookda joined The Rockefeller Foundation in 2013. As a program associate, she managed relationships with current and prospective grantees throughout the grantmaking process, coordinated work with partners, and conducted research in support of the strategic development and execution of initiatives. Ms. Junmookda worked on the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network (ACCCRN) and the Global Resilience Partnership initiatives, and coordinated the Asia Philanthropic Sector work, which seeks to encourage greater philanthropic activity in the region.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Ms. Junmookda was a program assistant and consultant at the UNESCO Regional Office in Bangkok, Thailand, working to expand access to basic education. She also worked as a program officer for the Institute of International Education where she coordinated the education and training aspects of HARVEST, a project to build agricultural capacity and improve food security in rural Cambodia. She was a Fulbright Scholar in Morocco.
Ms. Junmookda received a bachelor’s in International Business and French from the University of Redlands and a master’s in International Education Administration and Policy Analysis from Stanford University.