Kim Christiansen

Grants Manager

Kim is a native Portlander who graduated from the UO with a journalism degree. Her background includes PR and newspaper reporting. Before joining FriendsPDX, she was a grant writer at Human Solutions for about 6 years. She appreciates the enthusiasm and energy of her colleagues and the 12.5-year commitment to each youth. Kim is a huge animal lover, avid cyclist and enjoys being outside as much as possible - especially in the summer! She also loves to read, watch movies, cook new vegetarian recipes and spend time with friends and family.