Kimberly Nelson is president of Kemin Textile Auxiliaries, which owns the brand Garmon Chemicals. She has held this position since Garmon Chemicals’ founder retired in 2019. Nelson helped lead the acquisition of the company by Kemin in early 2018.
Before her appointment to president, Nelson served as general manager of Kemin Textile Auxiliaries in India and business development manager, helping launch Kemin’s entry into the industry. Prior to joining Kemin, Nelson worked in marketing in Hong Kong for five years.
Nelson received her bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University. She earned her master’s degree in Luxury and Fashion Management from Savannah College of Fashion and Design (Hong Kong).