A native of Greenville, Kim was born and raised near Furman University. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and has a degree in Elementary Education. Kim has been either a 4th or 5th grade teacher in the Greenville County School District since the late 1990s.  Throughout her career, Kim has worked with various churches in their Children’s Department. Kim has a passion for children and for creating curriculum.

Kim is married to the “nicest guy in the world” (as she describes him), Thomas. They have three children: Hunter, Colton, and Caroline.   They live in the Furman area and spend all of their free time at church or with their kids and their extracurricular activities.