Kim earned a an Associate of Arts & Sciences Degree in Business Management from VHCC in 1984 and a bachelor’s degree in business management & marketing from Emory & Henry College in 1988.
Kim began her career in the human resources department at Wellmont’s Bristol Regional Medical Center, and later was promoted to professional recruiter and employment coordinator. She joined her family-owned business, Jerry B. Peters Sales Inc., as a sales representative in 1998. She and her sister, Tammy, purchased the business from their parents in 2001. The business, which specializes in promotional marketing and logo apparel, was named a finalist in its category for the Tri-Cities Business Awards.
Awards & Personal Life
Kim is married to Michael Warren and has two children, Alli Hayter and Tanner Poore, both of whom took courses from VHCC through the dual enrollment program. In the community, she served as vice president of the Virginia High School Athletic Boosters from 2013-2017 and chair of VHS Football Moms for 2016-2017. She is currently serving on the finance committee and the pastor search committee for First Baptist Church. In addition to an associate’s degree from VHCC,