On May 31, 2016, Ms. Emily P Grim was honored as the 2016 Distinguished Alumni at a reception hosted by the KASD Education Foundation. Ms. Grim also met with members of the 2016 graduating class and spoke at their graduation ceremony, the following evening.
Ms. Grim, KAHS Class of 2001, is an attorney in Washignton, DC who played a key role in the release of American Alan Gross, who was imprisoned by the Cuban government.