Kimberly Brown serves as Director of Resilience Planning and Implementation in the Miami-Dade County Office of Resilience. Her experience has spanned both private and public sector work including over fourteen years with Miami-Dade County. During that time, she has worked on a variety of land use and environmental efforts including facilitation of the seven-year review and update of the County’s Comprehensive Plan. Currently, her work focuses on advancement of resilience initiatives that allow the County to adapt and thrive in the face of climate-related threats. Ms. Brown also serves as Miami-Dade County’s representative on the Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact Leadership Committee. She holds a Master of Arts degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Florida and professional certification by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP).