Kim Reem was elected NFRW 4th vice president at the 38th Biennial Convention in Phoenix and took office in January 2016. She is the director of NFRW Region 5, which includes Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.
Kim brings over 25 years of grass-roots political experience to the clients of Reem Consulting. She consults for legislative, local, and ballot issue campaigns, and has particularly enjoyed working with current and former Speakers of the Iowa House of Representatives.
Kim is immediate past president of the Iowa Federation of Republican Women (IowaFRW). During her 2014-15 term, she led the IowaFRW through a complete rebranding process, which laid the groundwork for the Iowa federation to win the NFRW Public Relations Award. She was also recognized as a finalist for the 2015 NFRW Ronald Reagan Leadership Award.
Kim is a founding member of Five Seasons Republican Women (FSRW) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where she served as president from 2012-13, and as treasurer from 2008-11.
Kim is a board member of the Linn Eagles PAC, which works to elect Republican candidates from Linn County, Iowa. She is a member and past co-chair of the Linn County Republican Central Committee.
Kim is a member of First Budget’s Iowa Cabinet, which is focused on the national debt; and she is an Iowa advisory board member for the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, which works to ensure funding for U.S. programs in diplomacy and international development.
Kim serves on the board of directors at Mission of Hope in Cedar Rapids, and she is a member of Gospel Light Baptist Church, where she is involved in youth ministries and marketing.
Kim attended Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids and Maranatha Baptist University in Watertown, Wisconsin.
She and her husband Jim, a computer software engineer, have two daughters: Kylie and Lauren.