Kimberly D. Oliver
Kim Oliver was born, raised, and is currently a resident of the North End of Hartford. She is a proud graduate of Hartford Public Schools and received her Bachelor of Art degree in Economics from Yale University and a Master degree in Business Administration from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Kim has a deep commitment to Hartford and actively participates in several non-profit, community-based organizations. Most notably, Kim was a community member of the Hartford Public Schools’ design team for High School, Inc., a 9-12 theme school aligned with Connecticut’s Insurance & Financial Services Cluster and the National Academy Foundation. She was recently acknowledged by the Farmington Valley Chapter of The Links, Incorporated for her long-term volunteer service to the Greater Hartford community which includes hosting the annual health and community fair at Simpson-Waverly School and more than 20 years as an on-air disc jockey on 89.9 WQTQ FM, the educational, community radio station licensed to the Hartford Board of Education. Since 2016, Kim has served as the Director of the Department of Families, Children, Youth, and Recreation for the City of Hartford.