Kim received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center located in New Orleans, LA. She then earned a Master of Science, Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. Throughout her career, Kim has obtained over 7 years of experience as a Registered Nurse. She also has 3 years of experience as Nurse Practitioner serving as Lead Nurse Practitioner for 2 of those years. She is certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioner. Kim is also a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Emergency Nurses Association, Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners, and Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society for Nurses.