Kim Plache is a well-know community leader in Racine as she is the former state Senator turned community activist. Since leaving the state legislature in 2002, Kim has maintained a high profile by serving on community boards and working to help support local candidates. Kim is currently a Steering Committee Member for the Women's Progressive Network of Racine, where was part of a group that helped recruit 11 candidates to run for office in 2008. Kim represented the key seat to flip the Racine School Board to a progressive majority, as we added three candidates in 2008. Kim drew on a large base of supporters from her years of public service to win and adds a strong progressive voice to the Racine School Board.