Neary Rim was born in Fresno to Cambodian parents who immigrated to America to seek refuge from the Khmer Rouge. Neary has roots in California, the Pacific Northwest and New England. She is the first in her family to attend college, graduating with her bachelors degree from the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Her professional experience includes developing marketing strategy for PWCPA, a government contract accounting firm in the Greater Boston area that services DoD contractors.
Neary is proud to have served Nipun Capital, a multimillion dollar/women-owned asset management firm, by providing operational support to established by former leaders of BGI/BlackRock. And in her most recent role with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Neary helped facilitate a $20M+ in grant funding into the community before and during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Now, Neary serves the Central Valley as the impact and communications liaison at James B. McClatchy Foundation.