Kim Tekippe currently is the assistant principal at St. Michael St Gabriel Archangel Catholic School in Indianapolis, Indiana. She is also the ENL coordinator, and junior high English teacher at SMSG, where she just finished her 17th year in Catholic education. She obtained both her bachelor's degree and master's degree at the University of Dayton, as well as completing the ENL program in 2008 at the University of Notre Dame. Along with education, she is passionate about sports, especially Notre Dame Football and the Colts. She and her husband have two little girls.