Kim Trucano

by Gaby Gramont

Kim Trucano manages various benefit and payroll activities for TorchLight Hire.  Kim 
strives to make the human resources experience a positive one for each candidate and 

Kim started off in a different recruiting world, working in admissions for Georgetown 
University’s Master of Science in Foreign Service program.  From there, she went on to 
serve as the Admissions Director for American University’s School of International 
Service before heading up the admissions department at Envision EMI, Inc., a company that sponsors youth leadership development programs. While at Envision, Kim made the move to the human resources team, which launched a new career path. From there, 
she became the Benefits Manager at Atlantic Media, confirming how much she enjoyed working in the field of benefits.   

At TorchLight, Kim enjoys interacting with new hires and existing employees on benefit 
and payroll-related matters. Whether she’s working directly with people or behind the 
scenes, processing the payroll, she appreciates that no day at TorchLight is ever the 

Born and raised outside of Rochester, New York where the winters are long and 
bitter, Kim thoroughly appreciates the brief, mild winters in the DC area.  She also 
values living in a metropolitan area that has green space right around the corner. 

Kim holds a Bachelor of Arts in French literature and East Asian studies.  She lives in 
Arlington, Virginia with her husband, two children and two French bulldogs. In her free 
time, you can find Kim in the kitchen baking, cheering on her kids from various 
sidelines, or trying to get her strong-willed dogs to walk around the block. 

Learn more about Kim Trucano and the rest of our team.

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