Kim Newton serves as the Executive Administration Assistant for Director of Athletics. In her current position, she is responsible for scheduling appointments and meetings for Liberty Director of Athletics. Newton also handles the AD's travel arrangements. Newton first joined the Athletics Department in September 2013, serving in the sports medicine department as the insurance coordinator. Newton facilitated the secondary insurance process for all of Liberty's NCAA student-athletes. She served as a liaison for Liberty's secondary insurance company, medical providers and student-athletes. Newton was responsible for filing claims, resolving claim denials and communicating with athletic trainers, student-athletes, parents, insurance companies and medical providers. She previously served as a creative professional with a successful background in the ownership of various businesses. Newton specialized in product marketing, promotions, sales and property management. Newton earned a bachelor's degree in home economics (clothing and textiles) from UNC Greensboro in 1986. A native of Lynchburg, Newton currently resides in Lynchburg with her husband, Reed, and their two sons, Reed (14) and Remington (13). The Newtons are members of Thomas Road Baptist Church.