Bio Summary
  • Specializes in messaging development and third-party ally recruitment
  • Born in Seoul, South Korea, and moved to the US at age 8
  • Most closely involved in Dezenhall’s national security, energy, and critical infrastructure clients
  • Former researcher at an international affairs think tank
Favorite Quote

“Rest at the end, not in the middle.”

– Kobe Bryant

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William Kim


Counselor at Dezenhall Resources, William Kim specializes in public affairs and policy issues for a diverse range of clients and subject matters. He has extensive experience in public policy research, as well as writing and content creation, on issues including national security, critical infrastructure, energy, emerging technologies, and more. 

Before joining Dezenhall Resources, Kim worked on strategic research and communications initiatives at the Stimson Center, a preeminent nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank focused on international peace and national security. Kim also served on Capitol Hill in the offices of Congressman Adam Smith and the House Armed Services Committee, where he worked on issues including critical infrastructure, defense, and cybersecurity. 

Kim is a graduate of Boston College, holding a B.A. in International Studies and Cooperation and Conflict. He spends his free time running outdoors and hopes one day to attend the World Cup. He was born in Seoul, South Korea and raised in Irvine, California.