Lee Ann Kim was chosen as the Spirit of the Hall of Fame for her on-going endeavors which truly reflect the values and mission of the award founders. Lee Ann Kim is a first-generation Korean American who was an anchor and general assignment reporter for KGTV Channel 10, the ABC television affiliate. She worked at KGTV from 1996 to 2008.She is also the executive director of Pacific Arts Movement (formerly the San Diego Asian Film Foundation), which presents the annual San Diego Asian Film Festival, an event she founded in 2000 with the Asian American Journalists Association of San Diego. It is for these reasons that she is being honored in the San Diego Women's Hall of Fame as the Spirit.
16th Annual San Diego County Women's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Reception
Five San Diego women will be honored at the 16th Annual Women's Hall of Fame in March of 2017. Nominations are currently being accepted at the Women's Museum by mail or email.