Kim VanKoten ’11

Kim VanKoten ’11, majored with honors in Foreign Languages (Russian & Spanish). She wrote her senior honors thesis in Russian, and right after her graduation she was hired by the Jewish Family & Child Service in Portland Oregon. First she served clients as a Russian-speaking Homemaker Assistant and now as the Scheduling Coordinator for the VIP Seniors and Holocaust Survivor Services program. Kim enjoys putting her Russian language skills to good use to serve Holocaust survivors from Russia, Ukraine and elsewhere. In her spare time Kim enjoys hiking, yoga and watching movies.