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Announcing Our New In-Country Team Leader: Kimberly Johnson

Kimberly JohnsonRefuge International is excited to welcome Kimberly Johnson as our full-time, in-country team leader. Kimberly will be based in San Raymundo, Guatemala and will manage all Refuge International mission teams, volunteer communications and clinic inventories, as well as aiding with our fund development initiatives and marketing efforts.

Kimberly brings to Refuge International an extensive career in marketing and advertising, having worked with companies including Chick-fil-A, The Home Depot, Medical City, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, and Dr Pepper Snapple Group.

In 2008, Kimberly embarked on a new career path and spent the next 8 years leading complex active travel vacations both internationally and domestic. She’s no stranger to managing large groups in foreign countries. Her passion for Refuge International’s mission comes from the time Kimberly has spent living and working in various developing countries and seeing how great the need is for improving lives.

A native of California, Kimberly graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, and later relocated to Dallas, Texas to build her career. An avid road cyclist, hiker, adventurer and cultural explorer, Kimberly is excited to now call Guatemala home.