Kim was born in NY and raised in Boca Raton, FL. She attended UCF and graduated in 2013 with her Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, and minor in political science. During her time with UCF, Kim served as the secretary of Lambda Alpha Epsilon, and participated in many campus activities such as Light up the Night and IM flag football. During her college studies, Kim worked part time with a local parks and recreation division as a lifeguard and fell deeper in love with aquatics. She relocated back to her hometown where she climbed the ranks of aquatics, and eventually served as the aquatics director. Kim returned to UCF in July 2023 and now serves as the Coordinator for Aquatics and Facilities. Kim is a certified “Swiftie”, Florida Panthers fan, and loves to try new spots for good eats around town. Her favorite activities are gardening, painting, DIYing, and reading a good book. She loves going for trail walks with her German Shepherd/Rottweiler mix, Kennedy and traveling with her boyfriend. Kim is most excited to help students succeed and achieve their goals upon graduation.