Kim Wiggin is a graduate of the Hartt School of Music with a Bachelor of Arts in voice and music education, and received a Masters of Arts in Special Education from the University of St. Joseph in West Hartford, Connecticut. She has taught special education in both public and private schools in Connecticut for over 30 years. She is currently the Director of Academic Support at Suffield Academy in Suffield, Connecticut, where she holds the Kim Wiggin Chair in Academic Support, and manages the individualized academic programs for over 60 students. At Suffield, she also helps vocal coach the annual musical, and is responsible for the international travel and service programs to Europe, South America, Asia, and Africa. She returned to New England Music Camp in 1995 as the head counselor, and has been a director since 2004. She is also the secretary of the New England Music Camp Association.
Kim has been very involved in community service work at both the local level through the Episcopal church and local schools, and internationally. She is currently helping to build two schools in Ghana in Western Africa, where she spends a few weeks each year.