Kim McCullough received a B. S. in Exercise and Sports Sciences from Texas Tech University in 2005. She then received her M.S. in Exercise Physiology from Texas Tech University in 2008. She is currently working on a Ph.D. at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. She worked previously at UMC as a health technician performing worksite wellness testing, at Covenant LifeStyles Centre as an Exercise Specialist, and as a personal trainer at different locations. She started teaching at LCU as an adjunct and Lecturer in Residence in 2010. She is currently an Associate Professor in the Exercise and Sports Sciences Department as well as Department Chair. She is married to Jonathan McCullough and has two sons, Jaron and Kade.