Programs and Community Outreach
Kim Folks has spent 25 years in the hospitality and wine business, working in sales, strategy and event planning. Born and raised on the East End of Long Island, she has deep ties to the local agriculture and business communities. As a cultural event programmer, she has worked with institutions such as The Metropolitan Opera and the New World Symphony, The James Beard Foundation and the Parrish Art Museum, to name just a few. As an independent consultant in fundraising and development, she has listed The Suffolk Theater and Long Island Wine Council amongst her many clients. She loves four-legged friends, and has been a proud parent to two rabbits, two goats, five dogs, and three cats.