Kim is from Northern Ireland and trained as a dental hygienist in Edinburgh. On qualification she worked in general practice in Manchester, before returning to Belfast where she worked part time in sales for Oral B, as well as being a community hygienist specialising in treating patients with special needs. This proved to be a very rewarding experience, in particular working with the amazing children from Fleming Fulton School. After moving to Surrey and starting a family Kim returned part time to dental hygiene. She has two teenage daughters that keep her very busy and has a keen interest in health and fitness. She recently completed the Zurich IronMan.