Melissa Kim

Deputy Director Philadelphia LISC , Philadelphia PA
Melissa Kim

Melissa Kim believes solutions to complex social challenges are most effective when they are imaginative, pragmatic, and co-created with communities. She has more than 10 years of experience leading collaborations and capacity building with community-based organizations and resident leaders. Currently, Melissa is the Deputy Director of the Philadelphia field office of LISC, a community development financial institution and intermediary. She continues to support community and economic development programs at various Philadelphia-based nonprofit organizations. She earned her MS in Community and Regional Planning and JD from Temple University and a BA from Amherst College. Melissa is a proud alumna of CCI’s Fulcrum Fellowship.

Transforming investment in communities

CCI is supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, The Kresge Foundation, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, The California Endowment, and The Annie E. Casey Foundation.

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