Karynne Thim is a real estate broker and principal at Pacifica Properties Group, selling residential properties in the South Bay beach cities of Los Angeles since 1993. She has a wide network of friends and clients in virtually every industry to draw upon in her fundraising efforts.

Karynne has a special interest in fundraising for the benefit of VHL patients and cancer research. Her daughter was diagnosed with VHL at the tender age of 7, losing sight in one of her eyes as a result of VHL despite multiple surgeries and heroic efforts on the part of her team of physicians.

Karynne has made a personal commitment to devote her time and personal resources, and to support promising areas of research that will provide better treatments and a cure for those with VHL and other forms of cancer.