Kim Golden is a seasoned professional with almost 10 years of experience in affordable housing development. As the Chief Operating Officer of NeighborWorks Columbus, Kim has made a significant impact on the lives of those in need through her dedicated and innovative approach to problem-solving. With a strong background in development finance and project management paired with a passion for making a difference, Kim has built a reputation as a results-driven leader who is committed to improving the lives of those she serves. Throughout her career, she has demonstrated her ability to successfully manage multiple projects and programs, while maintaining a focus on the bigger picture. Her exceptional leadership skills and unwavering commitment to her work have made her an invaluable asset to her community, and a role model for others in the industry. Kim is an alumna of the Opelika Chamber of Commerce’s 20 Under 40 program and a member of the current class of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Columbus. She is excited to join the Young Gamechangers in her home community to make an impact with her peers.