Kim Pineau was born and raised in Thunder Bay. She and her husband Dave work with Lakehead Public Schools. Kim has been teaching since 1995, beginning in the Peel District School Board before returning home to Thunder Bay. Kim has taught every grade from grade 6 to OAC. For the last thirteen years of her career, Kim has been teaching in Special Education where she has been a School Facilitator and a Special Needs Class teacher. Her current role is ABA/Autism Learning Supports Resource Teacher.