Kim first visited Shades when she was twelve but became involved in activities as a college student at Samford University. After a brief time in Nashville, Kim and her husband officially joined Shades in 1984. As minister of member involvement, Kim helps connect the Shades community to ministry by helping them identify their giftedness. She has helped create Shades' assessment site and provides guidance to those who want to invest their time. In addition to connecting people, she works behind the scenes with automating Shades processes to help make the most of ministry time. Kim and her husband, Steve, have been married for 32 years and have one daughter, Kasey.