An American Traditions Gold medal winner, Kim Michael Polote travels around the world singing and serving as an inspirational speaker. She has performed with the Dove award-winning band Big Daddy Weave, Al Green and Harry Connick, Jr, and makes recurring visits to sing for President Jimmy Carter in Plains, Georgia. In February of 2015, she and a team of two male vocalist and five dancers facilitated workshops in four cities across Russia. This songbird serves as an artist in residence in the music department at Thomas Heyward Academy in Ridgeland, South Carolina.