Kim Theodore has been at NU-Q since its founding in 2008. She has over 10 years of human resources experience in higher education and extensive training in that area, along with additional training in management and administration.

Theodore began her career in hospitality management and has served in top tier management at several hotels in Europe and Australia. Before joining NU-Q, Theodore was an integral part of the startup team at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar as an HR services administrator. She was previously the executive assistant to the president and senior vice president at Alfardan Automobiles, which included work in procurement and marketing.