Joseph Kim is currently an international business student in the United States. He was born in the northern part of North Korea, but made his way to China by the age of 16. A year after that, Kim moved to the United States.
Joseph Kim is best known for his inspiring speeches based on his personal struggle as a North Korean refugee. Kim had to overcome obstacles like poverty, famine and language barriers before becoming a successful hard working student. He encourages people to stay motivated to succeed and to help others if possible.
Kim is currently searching for his mother and sister, and is sharing his story to help inspire hope in people who are struggling in difficult situations.