Behind the Badge: Discover the remarkable journey of Joone Kim-Lopez

October 19, 2023

Discover the remarkable journey of Joone Kim-Lopez, host / co-producer of the award-winning KLCS-PBS TV show OC World, and General Manager / CEO of the Moulton Niguel Water District. In an article written by Elysse James for the digital publication Behind the Badge (and re-published in Korea Daily), Joone discusses her journey of immigrating to the United States as a child, facing language barriers and bullying in school, and eventually evolving into a police officer, water district CEO, and public affairs TV show host. “We’re all people at the end,” Joone says in the article. “Especially right now, when society seems so polarized and opinionated, I think it’s good to pause and hear someone else’s perspective in a nonthreatening way…we can take some big topics and distill it to where it just is more connecting.”

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