Kim Irvine, a secondary English teacher, currently serves as president of the Utah Council of Teachers of English. She has been teaching for seventeen years and also serves in her district as a teacher leader/mentor. She is active politically and currently holds the office of Utah Education Caucus Chair—where she advocates for excellence and equity in education for all.  Kim holds a masters degree in curriculum design and assessment and is endorsed in Educational Technology, English as a Second Language, Gifted and Talented Education, and Reading. She is on several committees for both the State of Utah and the National Education Association. One of her most recent accomplishments is her graduation from the TLI (Teacher Leadership Initiative) through the NEA.