Nim is a former Marketing Executive from Thailand, a professional artist, art educator who was trained as community organizer.  Nim immigrated to Portland in 1987 and in 2009, she co-found Colored Pencils Art and Culture Art and Culture Council, a Non-Profit Organization which facilitated cultural learning among a diverse community of existing Portlanders and newly arriving populations.  She then spent a year as a Community Event Producer for City of Portland.

Currently, Nim is an independent consultant who uses her vast network to promote equity and inclusion.  Her deep connection and understanding of cultural-dynamics earned her trust and respect from all those she met.

Nim has been awarded
  • ·       The Freedom Riders Award 2015
  • ·       The We are Portland Award  2011, 2012
  • ·       The Exemplary Community Volunteer Award 2010
  •      The City of Portland’s Diversity Champion Award 2009

Nim Xuto
SUCCESS : Thriving as ONE community.