Kim Anderson

As Chief Executive Officer, Kim is responsible for the implementation and success of the Families First mission while guiding a staff of over 100 employees in 10 locations with an annual budget of $10 million. Prior to joining Families First, Kim was Senior Director for BoardWalk Consulting providing strategic planning, board enhancement, organizational management and executive leadership for numerous non-profit organizations. Kim previously served as Executive Director of AID Atlanta, the southeast’s largest AIDS services organization. Before that, Kim enjoyed an extensive legal career in the healthcare arena. After service with the law firm of Alston & Bird, she became the first General Counsel of Grady Health System, and subsequently served as Vice President & Assistant General Counsel for Magellan Health Systems, a publicly traded behavioral healthcare company, and senior legal counsel for the Atlanta Housing Authority. Kim is a graduate of Oberlin College and Columbia University School of Law.

Alma Mater:

Oberlin College and Columbia University School of Law

Favorite Book:

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Favorite Movie:

Silence of the Lambs

What is one thing you could never give up?

Spicy ethnic food

What is one quality you bring to Families First?

Boundless strategic possibility

What is your dream for the community we serve?

Equity for all families and for every child to have the opportunity to reach their greatest potential.