Meet Lab Planner Jennifer Kim

In honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month we are celebrating the diversity within our firm. Meet Jennifer Kim, HERA lab planner.

Who inspired you most when you were studying?

One of my professors, Sue Gussow, who taught free-hand drawing for architects. We only focused on the human figure but her class taught me the importance of sketching.

What is your favorite book, movie, sport?

Favorite book: 1984

Favorite movie: There Will Be Blood

Favorite sport: Running

What do you like to do in your free time?

I love to cook and have occasional pop-ups during the weekends serving Korean food inspired by mom’s recipes.

Who did you look up to when you were growing up?

My mom, who is still the person I look up to today.

What are you reading/watching/listening to right now?

I’m currently re-watching Chernobyl. I listen to weekly podcast episodes of Radiolab and Freakonomics and sometimes Office Ladies when I want to have a laugh.