Kia joined the Bush Foundation in 2014. Before joining the Bush Foundation, she was the Operations Manager for a healthcare consulting company located in Northern California, primarily helping to manage the operations and logistics for a telemedicine partner and supporting the CMO, CEO and Vice Presidents. Prior to that position, she was a Program Coordinator for a non-profit organization where she worked with schools and school districts to implement law and conflict resolution programs and trainings within the Sacramento region.
Kia graduated from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resources Development & Family Social Science. She and her husband have three girls and one boy.