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Kimberly Johnston | ECE | Virginia Tech

ECE PROFILE

Kimberly Johnston

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Mailing Address:
302 Whittemore (0111)
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061

(540) 231-8393
kim4vt@vt.edu

Title:
Academic & Career Advisor


Biography:

Kimberly Johnston has over 15 years of experience in post-secondary education at both New River Community College (NRCC) and Virginia Tech. She holds a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies with a Professional Writing Concentration from Old Dominion University and a M.S. in Management from Liberty University. Throughout her career, Kimberly has held various positions in student services, human resources, and real estate management. She has also served as adjunct teaching faculty for both NRCC and Wytheville Community College. These professional positions have contributed to a diversity of post-secondary academic experiences. As a first generation college graduate, Kimberly uses her passion for education to encourage others to attend college and achieve their dream jobs.

With her husband, Steve, of 27 years, Kimberly has raised two children, Hannah and Alex, in the beautiful New River Valley. In her free time, she mentors students, advocates for young breast cancer survivors, and volunteers for multiple charity organizations.