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Kim Scott

Kim is a Waco native who spent 12 years teaching and coaching in the Midway ISD. She also served as athletic director at Kanakuk Kamps in Missouri for 6 years in the summers. While coaching and teaching, she worked at the Baylor University Ferrell Center for 10 years (started when Ronald Reagan visited!). She holds a both a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree from Baylor in Education. Her major areas of concentration were Health and Human Performance, Business Management, and Exercise Physiology. She earned a PhD in Educational Administration from Texas A & M University.

She has been on numerous mission trips abroad taking students to get a global worldview. She has worked in Nairobi, Kenya, Turkey, Morocco, Zambia, Thailand, Panama, and most recently, Brazil. The Baylor Sports Ministry Team is comprised primarily of Baylor Athletes and Coaches. To quote one student athlete, "They didn't deserve to be born here and I didn't deserve to be born there." She encourages others to Live Actively, Laugh Often, and Love Freely. Her favorite verse is Galatians 2:20.

PERSONAL STATEMENT

My faith in the saving grace of Jesus Christ is central to my life. It provides a daily communion and strong foundation for everything I do. He is my Rock when I am standing firm and my Redeemer when I fall (Ps. 19:14). I seem to connect most intimately with God in active, outdoor settings and feel called to encourage others to embrace a life of silence, solitude, simplicity, and surrender to find the Presence of God. Faith is the core of who I am. I aspire to be an inspirational leader in the field of my calling as well as a faithful encourager in life among colleagues, friends, and family.