University of Connecticut
Starred on the first five seasons of "Real Housewives of Atlanta."
Earned public notoriety after having an affair with a Connecticut police officer investigating a case in which she was a material witness.
Following her leave from "Real Housewives of Atlanta" (Bravo 2008-), was granted her own spinoff with costar NeNe Leakes: "NeNe and Kim: The Road to Riches." The project was canceled before going to air, however.
Suffered a mini-stroke in 2015; recovery therefrom prompted Zolciak to engage in a motivational speaking tour.