Kim Ziegler

Kim is Associate Director of Curriculum Development and passionate about designing programs and materials that help Senior Planet participants age with attitude. Since joining OATS in 2017, Kim has helped to expand curricular offerings significantly to include in-person, virtual, and hybrid courses, lectures and workshops. She also managed a two-year grant from JFNA that resulted in the creation of the Our Voices program for Holocaust Survivors.

Kim has a Ph.D. in Italian Studies and many years of experience teaching Italian language, literature, and cultural studies. Prior to OATS, she was a Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow for NYU’s College Core Curriculum. In her free time, Kim loves hanging out and cooking with her husband and son.