Shim is an award winner speaker and host of local and state pageants throughout Northern California. She is the current reigning Mrs. Heartshine California representing the Heartshine Foundation. Shim is a graduate from the University of the Pacific with a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Behavior. She works as the Executive Assistant to the President of the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California. She has over 25 years of experience hosting, directing, judging and participating in scholarship pageants and speech competitions. Shim specializes in making every event a unique and fun experiences for the contestants and audience members.