A native Washingtonian, Kym is a 1982 graduate of Duke Ellington School of the Arts as a Theater major and a 1986 graduate of the George Washington University, where she completed a degree in Business Information Systems. In 1988, Kym graduated from Atlanta University with an MBA in Information Systems and Finance. Kym and her husband, Steve, founded Family Choice Healthcare in 1998 – a home healthcare company that has assisted the elderly and disabled for more than 23 years in Maryland, D.C., Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. With over 500 employees and 600 clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, Kym currently serves as the Vice President – Marketing and Strategic Solutions for the Lanham, MD-based home care agency. Kym is a charter member of the National Harbor Chapter of Jack and Jill of America. Initiated into the Mu Delta chapter at the George Washington University, Kym has been a loyal member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. for 36 years. She has held numerous offices, chaired various committees (local and regional), and has countless hours of community service from her undergraduate and graduate tenures.