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Mia Khimm, DEIA Committee Co-Chair

Culture Program Director

Joyce Foundation

Pronouns: she/her

Headshot of a smiling person of light skin with long dark brown hair, wearing a red shirt under a black blazer.
Photo Credit: Mia Khimm

Mia Khimm has worked for 13 years across the nonprofit, philanthropic, academic, and commercial arts sectors in Chicago, developing collaborative cultural programs and partnerships. As Joyce’s Culture Program director, Khimm collaborates with community leaders and other partners throughout Chicago and the Great Lakes region to advance the Foundation’s culture grant making strategy, anchored in support of BIPOC-led organizations and artists.

She also oversees the Foundation’s signature Joyce Awards.

Khimm has a master’s degree in Art History from the University of Chicago and a bachelor’s from Wesleyan University in Connecticut.