Hailing from Albany, GA, Kim graduated from Troy University with a Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology, including course work at Dauphin Island Sea Lab. She hopes to continue her education by obtaining a Masters degree and study open water fish such as tuna, cobia, and jacks. She brings tons of energy as well as experience on the water and in wetlands to the Waco TX visitor survey team. Kim loves fishing, snorkeling, and any other boating activities; she loves the water. When landlocked she enjoys quilting, computer gaming, and science fiction/ fantasy books, television shows, and movies.