Kimberly “Kimbeaux” Essex was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and raised in Monroe, Louisiana. She attended Ouachita Parish High School where she graduated with the Class of 2000, she then attended Grambling State University and graduated in July 2005 with a Business Management degree. She also cheered in high school and in college as well.
Kimberly started her radio career with her best friend, they had their own morning show together. When Kimberly is off the air, she is the ULM cheer coach to 28 amazing ladies. She is a big sister, mentor, and momma to these students. When she’s not coaching her team, she enjoys spending time with her wife Emily Essex, their fur babies Sadie and Roxy, and also her tribe of close friends who practically are her family. She also loves her community and is always trying to contribute and give back to her town that she grew up in and loves so much.