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 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
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.
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