Kim Ondreck Carim is currently COO/CFO at the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA), a leading multidisciplinary cultural institution of the Bay Area and a resource for the research and understanding of California's dynamic cultural and environmental heritage. As a core member of the Executive Team and a senior leader of the institution, Carim's responsibilities include establishing an ongoing plan for the Museum’s financial sustainability; directing administrative and operational functions of the institution; managing earned revenue opportunities including the Museum store, café, garage, and facility rentals; strategic and annual planning; and providing direct supervision of finance, facilities, operations, business development, and technology teams. Prior to OMCA, Carim was CFO at San Francisco Ballet, a position she held for over a decade. At San Francisco Ballet, Carim brought new levels of efficiency and agility to the way the organization understands and manages its finances and makes strategic decisions. Her achievements at San Francisco Ballet garnered her a Bay Area CFO of the Year award.
Carim began her career with Deloitte in New York City, eventually serving some of the firm’s largest global clients as an expert in derivative financial instruments and treasury risk management. Carim also founded Strategy:Next, a consulting firm that empowers people doing good to transform their organization's strategies into realities through an alignment of action with vision and a focus on value-adding activities, making it easier for them to change the world.
She holds a BA from Yale and an MBA with distinction from NYU Stern School of Business, where she was a recipient of the AICPA’s John L. Carey Scholarship. She also holds an MFA in English and Creative Writing from Mills College.back to Board of Trustees