The teachers and staff members at St. Paul Preparatory share a love of cultures and education. We come from diverse backgrounds and share our unique talents and experiences with our school community. We truly care about our students and take joy in helping them reach their full potential.
Meet Kim Devlin from our Host Family department.
Staff Profile, Kim Devlin
Host Family Relations
- Favorite movie: The Notebook
- Favorite book: The Help
- Favorite color: Blue
- Favorite food: Thai food
What do you do when you’re not working at SPP?
Zumba, attending my kids’ sports and activities, reading, traveling, getting together with family and friends
How did you spend your summer?
Finding host families for our Chinese summer program as well as for all of our 2012/2013 students. Some sightseeing in Lanesboro, Ruttgers resort family getaway, day adventure in Scandia!
Where is the best place you’ve ever lived or visited and why?
London, England – so many cultural places to visit, fun and unique places to travel, different foods to try and a potpourri of different cultures – LOVED it!
What’s the coolest thing you’ve ever done?
Lived in England for six years as well as studied abroad in Denmark and lived with a host family.
Have you ever experienced culture shock? When and how did you deal with it?
Yes, both in Denmark and England – friends and family helped me through it.
If you could give one piece of advice about life, what would it be?
Make your cup half full because you go so much further in life!
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go and what would you do there?
Australia and go to the Great Barrier Reef
If you weren’t at St. Paul Prep, what job would you want?