Kim TobyAssistant Professor
|Office Location:||Somerset South Bldg. 1, Rm. 104
|No office hours this summer. Office hours vary.
|Year Started at SCC:||1995|
|Education/Degrees:||BBA Eastern Kentucky University
Masters of Vocational Education University of Kentucky
|List of Courses:||FYE 105 – First Year Experience
GEN 100 – Introduction to College
COM 181 – Public Speaking
COM 252 – Interpersonal Communications
CPU 100 – Beginning Computing
Kim began her career at SCC in 1995 and found her true calling when she worked in the Student Support Services Program. As the Mentor Coordinator, Kim’s job was to teach students how to be successful college students and help them survive their first year of college. It was here were her passion and love for this area started. Soon she developed on online course for both GEN 100 Introduction to College and GEN 102 Foundations of Learning. Before teaching FYE105, GEN 102 and GEN 100 she taught COM 181Basic Public Speaking and COM 252 Interpersonal Communications as well as some CPU courses. Kim also served as a professional advisor before she began teaching full time in 2010. Kim has over 15 years teaching experience here at SCC as well as a wealth of knowledge of the college.
|Interests – professional:||Kim is a member of the KADE Kentucky Association of Developmental Educators and also serves on the Board as both the Two-Year Institution Member-at-Large and the Awards Chair. . Kim is also a Faculty Advisor for Pearson Education where she shares her passion for the Student Success discipline. If you are an educator and would like to join the Pearson Community you can join us! Kim has a professional Twitter account where she shares some of her educational anecdotes; you can follow her @kimtoby1.|
|Interests – personal:||Some of Kim’s personal interests include scrapbooking, photography, traveling, serving at her church and spending time with friends and family. She also enjoys social mediums such as Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter.|
|Additional Links:||www.mystudentsuccesscommunity.com - check out the faculty advisor page.|