A native of New Brighton, Minnesota, Kimberly has been involved in the pageantry arts for over 30 years. In the mid-90s, she performed with the Phantom Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps Color Guard. Since that time, she has enjoyed a prolific career as a designer, choreographer, teacher, clinician, and adjudicator. Some of her design/teaching affiliations include: Irondale High School (2002 WGI SO Gold Medalists and 2003 WGI SW World Finalists), Minnesota Brass, Inc., and Grenada High School. Kim has been a member of the Gulf Coast Judges Association since 2009 and also serves as an adjudicator for Winter Guard International. During the day, she is a band director in the Grenada School District (Grenada, MS). There she serves as the director of the 7th grade band program, the visual designer and program coordinator of the marching band, and director of the middle and high school color guard programs. Kimberly is a member of the Mississippi Band Directors' Association and the Phi Beta Mu International Bandmasters' Fraternity (Delta Chapter). She resides in Grenada, Mississippi with her husband, Joe, 13-year-old daughter, Abigail, and fur-babies, Zoe, Coco. and goldendoodle, Ollie.