Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Kim Johnson
grew up in Annapolis, Maryland and has lived in New York for the
past twenty years, currently on Long Island's Oyster Bay. She
attended Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and Monmouth
University in Long Branch, New Jersey, where she received a Bachelor
of Science degree in Elementary Education.
Though now retired as an elementary school teacher, Johnson has
since worked as the League/Tournament Coordinator for an indoor
tennis club and was the owner of a sportswear clothing boutique.
In her free time, Johnson enjoys exercising (running, tennis and
free weights), camping, hiking, fishing, sailing, golfing, horseback
riding, thoroughbred horse racing and playing games of any kind. She
describes herself as nutty, logical and determined. She is extremely
proud of her family; she is especially proud of being the
grandmother of two, with another one on the way. She is fluent in
sign language, and has volunteered her services over the years for
the blind and deaf.
Kim Johnson is a lifetime member of Pi Beta Pi Sorority, the U.S.
Tennis Association and the U.S. Platform Tennis Association. She has
been married to Ted for 37 years and has three children, Wendy,
Kerry and Ted, Jr. Her birth date is Sept. 18.