Dr. Kien S. Lee has expertise in promoting equity, inclusion, and cultural competency for health, , food security, civic engagement, and leadership development. She has experience as a capacity builder, evaluator, and researcher working with federal and local government agencies, foundations, and nonprofit organizations that are striving to effect community and systems change. She is seen as a thought leader in work that occurs at the nexus of evaluation and racial equity and presents and writes extensively about how evaluation can be scientifically rigorous and supportive of racial equity at the same time.
At Community Science, Kien provides strategic and technical direction for the evaluation of health and racial equity projects.
In her spare time, Kien enjoys drawing and painting, cooking, and traveling to historical places around the world.