Nima Kulkarni


Louisville, KY

In 2018, Nima Kulkarni became the first Indian immigrant to be elected to the Kentucky House of Representatives. She serves on the Judiciary, Economic Development, and Licensing & Occupations committees, and is the only woman appointed to the Public Assistance Reform Taskforce.

Nima is a strong advocate for public education and workforce development. She is focused on long-term economic growth through workforce empowerment and prioritizing forward-looking educational policies to prepare the next generation for 21st century jobs. She has been an immigration attorney for over a decade, and strongly believes in utilizing rational immigration policies as tool to strengthen our communities and economy. Nima is a member of the Kentucky, Georgia, and Louisville Bar Associations, and serves on the boards of several civic organizations in Louisville.