Kimberly holds an Associate of Arts degree in Sign Language Interpreting, and a certificate in American Sign Language Communications, both from Fairmont State University. She is certified by Virginia Quality Assurance Screening (VQAS). She has also attended Grand Canyon University in pursuit of a degree in Secondary Education with a specialty in English.
Kimberly interprets church services every Sunday and works as a freelance interpreter in the community. She also volunteers as a Gold and Blue Ambassador for all WVU home football games, welcoming fans to Morgantown.