Kimberly Kuo has over 20 years experience as a Communications and Marketing professional in national politics, federal government, corporations and start-ups. Her experience includes Press Secretary for Senate Majority Leader and then presidential candidate Bob Dole and vice presidential candidate Jack Kemp, Executive Director of the MyWireless.org advocacy organization, and CMO of the world’s largest book and entertainment distributor Baker & Taylor. She currently serves as as Senior Vice President of Public Affairs, Communications and Communities at Coca-Cola Bottling Co Consolidated. In addition to opinion pieces, she also writes music, poetry and children’s fiction. She loves writing for and teaching young kids at Forest Hill Church in Charlotte, NC, and her greatest joy is adventuring with her two children.