Kimberly King –
Ms. King is a San Diego native, and 25 year veteran elementary school teacher with the South Bay Union School District’s Visual and Performing Arts Program. Kimberly holds degrees in Music, Sociology, and Contemporary Black Arts from UCSD, and a Master’s in Theatre Arts from SDSU. Ms. King is proud to serve in the San Diego theatre community on the San Diego Junior Theatre Board of Trustees as Education Chair, and at the Old Globe Theatre as a Teaching Artist, a 4-time dramaturge for the San Diego Repertory Theatre and Co- Curator for their Black Voices Reading Series, 2021. She is the proud parent of 3 wonderful artists, Zack, Lily and Imahni. She runs Teenage Youth Performing Arts Theatre Company with Imahni. Currently, Kimberly, her children, and her brother have just embarked upon a new project: The Herman and Bleachie King Center for Black Arts and Culture, in honor of the grandparents who left them a building in Southcrest San Diego. Ms. King has deep roots in San Diego and values the opportunity to be a part of the improvement of her hometown in any and all ways possible.