Episode 15. Kimberly Bunton – Past Director, Louisville Metro Government’s Policy and Strategic Planning Department (2004-2009)
Kimberly Bunton is a strategic thinker and planner driven by the pursuit of excellence and personal best.
She is the director of Louisville Metro Government’s Policy & Strategic Planning Department and also the interim director for Louisville Metro Government’s Community Action Partnership.
Previously Kimberly was an attorney with Frost Brown Todd, LLC in their business litigation department. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and English and Juris Doctor both from the University of Kentucky.
In 2003, Louisville Magazine recognized Kimberly as one of the most powerful people under age 45 and Louisville Business First named her to the 40 Under 40 list in 2002.
Kimberly was a spokesperson for the 2000 Unity Campaign where she advocated for the benefits of city/county government merger. She has since spent her time in government planning and implementing a smooth transition of Louisville and Jefferson County merger.