Kim is a bright and energetic businesswoman, mother of four and community activist. She graduated from Oregon City High School and attended Portland State University. Kim and her husband, Karl, have been married for nearly 26 years. Their four daughters, all Keizer school graduates, are attending college while their 8-year old son is full of energy and enjoying second grade. Kim now owns two small companies related to highway construction and traffic management. During the 2009 legislative session Kim sat on the Education Committee, Business & Labor Committee and Sustainablility & Economic Development Committee.