As Director of Christian Education, Kim has the general pastoral oversight of programs for children K-5 and adults. In 2006 Kim started her second “tour” at Brevard FUMC as part time Director of Christian Education. Prior to that she has served as Director of Christian Education at East Naples UMC, Naples, FL; Epworth UMC, Durham, NC; and full time at our own Brevard First UMC from 1993 to 1998. Kim is a Certified Director of Christian Education and an ordained Deacon in the United Methodist Church.
Kim earned a B.A. in Psychology and Religion from Furman University, Greenville, SC. and an M.A. in Christian Education from Scarritt Graduate School, Nashville, TN. She also has participated in summer internships in Coral Gables and Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Kim was born in Palmer, Alaska, and includes both Palmer and Coral Gables, FL, as her hometowns prior to coming to Brevard. She is married to the Rev. Marcus Dodson, chaplain at the Transylvania Community Hospital and Pastor of the Lake Toxaway United Methodist Church. Kim and Marcus have three children: Maggie, Jeremy and Emilee.