Dr. K has always had education as part of her DNA. Her early achievement includes Chemistry Teaching Assistant Award during her tenure in one of the top universities in the United States. Having earned a PhD in Chemistry that specializes in research of tetrapyrrole chromophores using time-resolved optical spectroscopy, she decided to pursue her passion of teaching chemistry. She is currently teaching Introductory Chemistry and Organic Chemistry courses at a private higher education institution, having awarded the Teaching Excellence Award. Collectively Dr. K has been in the education field for more than 16 years. She believes in an empirical and direct approach to learning Chemistry, henceforth, the birth of ChemSimplified where learning Chemistry doesn't have to be hard.