World Vision and Rotary Intl projects
Sep 29, 2023
Kim Lorenz
World Vision and Rotary Intl projects

Kim Lorenz is an award-winning author, entrepreneur and business leader who founded two companies starting at age 26. He built and ran them successfully, then sold both to Fortune 500 companies after 20 years.  He then became a CEO for a Paul Allen company.  He is the author of a best-selling book titled: “Tireless: Key principles that drive success beyond business school”.

Kim is a 42-year Rotarian, with the RC of Bellevue, WA, an Arch Klumph Society member, Major donor, Bequest Society member, benefactor and a Paul Harris Society member.

Kim lives in Seattle and has been married to his wife Jill for 48 years.  He is a proud parent of 3 and grandparent of 7.   When he isn’t developing business models, he is piloting his aircraft, cycling, docking his boat at the yacht club or driving his new Porsche.


In his copious spare time (!!) Kim is the Rotary Liaison to World Vision, a major RI partner and one of the world’s largest and most successful humanitarian organizations.  Kim set up the partnership with WV 20 years ago and travels around the world talking to Rotary Clubs about this key partnership.