Kim Holland teaches 2nd grade at the Academy. Originally from Vestavia Hills, Alabama, she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Master’s degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education from Auburn University. Mrs. Holland previously taught first grade in the Vestavia City Schools system and in the Cobb County School system in Marietta, Georgia, as well as spending two years in the Huntsville City School system as a reading and math interventionist and second grade teacher. She and her husband, Jon, have three children – Brandon, Mallory, and Blake. Kim loves to travel (especially to Disney World and Universal Studios), cook out on the weekends, and watch Auburn Tiger football. They are active members of First Baptist Church of Huntsville where she volunteers in Vacation Bible School and the preschool ministry. Her favorite Bible verse is Proverbs 3:5-6.