Rose to fame competing for the heart of Chris Soules on the hit ABC series The Bachelor, season nineteen. She has also gained a substantial following on her beauty and lifestyle blog Duchess Kimberly.
She graduated from James Madison University with a degree in media arts and design. She then pursued her master's in broadcasting and digital journalism at Syracuse University.
She owns a video production company called E & S Media Creations dedicated to wedding, sports, and corporate videography.
She is from Great Falls, Virginia. She has a sister named Lauren. She dated Jared Haibon and they became engaged on Bachelor in Paradise in June 2018.
She competed with Kentuckian Whitney Bischoff during her stint on the Bachelor.