Jay Kim’s Profile

Jay Changjoon Kim


jkim@imsja.com/ (703)893-8080 ext. 115
1521 Westbranch Dr Suite 650N McLean VA 22102


University of Southern California: B.S. in Civil Engineering
University of Southern California: M.S. un Environmental Engineering
California State University: Graduate School of Public Administration
Hanyang University: Doctorate in Political Science


National Economic Advisory Council/Member for President Park in Korea.
U.S. House of Representative, 103, 104 and 105 (1993-1999)
Mayor, the City of Diamond Bar
Member of the City Council, of Diamond Bar


I am a Conservative,1994 by Sung Moon Publishing Company
Politics in Korea & in U.S.A, 1999 by Kyo Moon Sa Publishing Company
Go ahead Shake Me, I’ll never Give Up My Hope, 2010 by Ok Dang Publishing Company


2000-present, Professional Affiliation
Chairman, Washington Korean-American Forum
Honorary Citizen of Jeju Province
Member of the United States Association of Former Members of Congress
International Advisor, Incheon International City
Special Advisor, Po- Hang International City
Goodwill Ambassador, Soonchunhyang University Hospital
International Advisor, Gosung-Gun in Kyung-Nam Province
Senior Advisor, Global Forum of Korean Politicians
Public Relations Advisor, the Office of the President of Korea
Honorary Ambassador, Gyeonggi Province
Advisor, Korea Economic Daily

1993-1999, U.S. Congressman  
Member, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Chairman, Subcommittee on Government Buildings
‘Outstanding Legislative Leadership Award’ of the 103rd Congress
Recipient of the ‘Ellis Island Medal of Honor Award’
Honorary Citizen of Seoul
Member, Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittee, Committee on Asia and Pacific Islands

1976-1993, Jay Kim Engineering
Founded Jay Kim Engineering in 1976, which in 10 years grew into a company listed in the 500 largest Design Firm in California
Planning Commissioner, city in San Dimas, CA
Registered Civil Engineer in California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Nevada and Arizona.


Jay Kim’s Untold Story of U.S. Politics (Hankook-Ilbo), 2008-2010
Jay Kim Column in Korea Daily U.S. Edition (Jung Ang-Ilbo), bi-weekly, 2009-present
Jay Kim Desk on WKTV in Washington DC, bi-weekly, 2008-present
Jay Kim’s Korean Politics and U.S. Politics in Korea Economic Daily, bi-weekly, 2009-present
Jay Kim Column in the Korea Times, English edition, bi-weekly, 2010-present
Jay Kim’s Congressional Memoir  in the Korea Times, English edition, weekly, 2010-present


The President’s Medal and Award’ from Korea on 6th Korean-American Day, 2012
The Political Leadership Award, Korean American Political Leadership Conference, 2012
1993 Recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor Award
US Department of Commerce: Sprit of Enterprise
Citizens Against Government Waste: Award for Taxpayer Hero
Watchdogs of the Treasury: Award for Golden Bulldog
The Free Congress Foundation: Award for Sound Dollar
The National Federation of Independent Business: Guardian of Small Business
The League of Private Property Voters: Champion of Property Right
The 60/Plus Association: Guardian of Seniors Rights
The National Wholesale Grocers and International Food Service Distributors Association : Award for the Thomas Jefferson
The National Security Caucus: Award for the National Security Leadership
1993 Recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor Award
Award for National Excellence in Civil Engineering
Award for Outstanding achievement in Business Community
Engineer of the Year Award
Outstanding Legislative Leadership Award of the 103rd Congress
Outstanding Leadership Award from NAPAW


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