Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science Master of Arts in Teaching
Kim has lived in Valdez since 1974, a product of Valdez City Schools. She graduated from high school in 1985, then attended Chaminade University of Honolulu and graduated in 1990. She returned home to Valdez and was hired to teach 6th grade. In 2001, Kim earned her Masters degree in teaching. After 26 years of instructing mostly first and second graders, Kim leaped to the middle school, where she currently teaches reading, social studies, science, and home economics sewing. Kim is married to Jeff Keller and has two daughters, Grace and Ginger. She is proud to call Valdez "home" and looks forward to teaching the youth of this town for many more years.