More than just a model, Kim parlayed her good looks and bright mind into other opporunities, including broadcast journalism, where she hosted several television shows on the Family Channel and Lifetime, as well as film and TV acting. She appeared in the 1998 movie Holy Man with Eddie Murphy. In 2005, she appeared on VH1's reality competition "But Can They Sing"?

As her career has progressed, she's never lost her love for fitness. In recent years, she's focused on health and wellness issues for women, specifically by developing several fitness aids.