Kim Kinney is a 1994 graduate of DeKalb High School. After graduation she pursued a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Education degree at Texas A&M University-Texarkana. She has been a classroom teacher for 19 years before having the opportunity to become State and Federal Programs Director. Kim has been married to Kelly Kinney for 26 years. They have two children, Kaitlan and Klayton. They are members of First Baptist Church - DeKalb. Kim is actively involved in the DeKalb Professional Women’s Organization, DeKalb Oktoberfest Committee, and a member of the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.