As a student at Fontbonne, Kim participated in basketball, volleyball and golf. She earned All-District honors in basketball and volleyball. She helped lead the volleyball team to consecutive league titles in 1990, 1991 and 1992. Additionally, she was selected as an All-District player in basketball and holds the record for assists in one season with an average of 4.6 assists per game.
After graduation she joined Fontbonne as assistant women's basketball coach and helped lead the team to two conference titles. She also became head women's volleyball coach and holds the school record for most women's volleyball coaching victories. She is currently employed by Kutis Funeral Homes Inc.