Kim Newman is a former 3D animator for Rooster Teeth. She was the lead animator for Gen:LOCK. Her main gig before was animating volumes 3 to 5 on RWBY, which she also performed motion capture for various characters, and supplied additional voice acting for Dew Gayl in the Volume 3 episode "New Challengers..." and the Higanbana Waitress in Volume 4. Kim also worked on RWBY Chibi and Red vs. Blue. On October 19, 2019, Kim announced her departure from Rooster Teeth.
A graduate of both the Carver Center for Arts and Technology in Maryland and Ringling School of Art and Design in Florida, Kim also worked in Near Infinity Corp, Altamira Corp. and Ultrabit.