Kim Strom is the Smith P. Theimann Jr. Distinguished Professor of Ethics and Professional Practice at the University of North Carolina (USA) School of Social Work and Director of the University’s Office of Ethics and Policy. Dr Strom has been an educator for over 30 years and has authored over 90 books, articles, and chapters on ethics and practice. She is an internationally recognized scholar on moral courage, ethics, leadership, and social work education and has provided training and technical assistance throughout the U.S. and in Saudi Arabia, Germany, Georgia, Slovenia, China, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and other countries. She represents North America on the Ethics Commission of the International Federation of Social Work.