Team Member Bio: Kim Austin, Marketing & Writing

Kim has worked with the International Extremity Project since 2007, writing, doing marketing, and handling patient data.

The 2016 mission will be her third traveling with the team. Her first in-country experiences with the team were the 2013 and 2015 missions to Vietnam. During missions, she helps to document the team's work through the blog and social media, gather patient information, interact with patients and families, and help in the operating-room during surgeries, whether comforting patients or getting supplies.

Kim is a writer and a senior marketing manager at Cisco Systems.