|“||He’s not exactly a nice guy. He has quite the reputation around here.||”|
Mia Kim is a main female character on Lockwood. She was born and raised in Lockwood by her parents Ken and Julie Kim. Although she spent a lot of time with a nanny growing up -- Mia has a close bond with both of her parents, as they provided her with anything she ever needed.
Mia met Zoey Lopez in first grade and they became best friends. When Miranda hit puberty, her friendship with Mia was strained as the two became distant. After Miranda completely isolated Mia -- she met Holly Jensin and Claudia Stephens despite their good friend Emma Garland's dislike of their new friend. Emma grew to become fond of her beliefs and opinions.
Mia had not had the chance to have a boyfriend as she would much rather focus her time on academics. People tend to see her as stuck-up and innocent but also be sneaky. However, she is a kind-hearted person and cares for her friends and is willing to defend them if need be. She is known to be the confidante to all of her friends. Mia is very intelligent and uses that to her and her friends advantage. She knows a lot about the two and all the inhabitants of it. Mia wears a purity ring and swears to obey by it until she says "I do." She has anxiety which causes her to talk very fast.
Being the bubbly, involved student that she is, Mia is part of the welcoming committee, go-green team, debate team, quiz bowl, tutoring program and a lot of other extracurricular activities. She likes to keep herself busy.
Mia has a slightly roundish oval face with full lips and deep set hooded eyes. Her dark Kim hair, which is usually worn down, compliments her complexion. She has a slim body type as she is a very picky, healthy eater. She is the simplest dresser and wears minimal makeup. Her charming smile adds to her persona.
Mia and Holly are best friends. They met in ninth grade when Mia moved from her private school to Lockwood High School.