Fact Checker

Resides In

Port Orange, FL


Georgia State University


Research, Writing


  • Award-winning researcher and fact-checker
  • Ghostwriter for multiple authors, including a New York Times best-selling author
  • Editor, copy editor, and fact-checker in traditional publishing for several years
  • Helped initiate fact-checking as a separate step for health and political books


Kimberly Overcast is an accomplished editor, ghostwriter, and fact-checker, with significant experience working on political, health, and Christian nonfiction books, including several New York Times bestsellers. She also earned a Class C private investigator license while working as an editor at a leading private investigation company, which helped hone her research and fact-checking skills.

Kimberly was awarded a Charisma Media 2016 Stevie Award for the Spirit of Excellence. Other awards include Fowler YMCA 2006–2007 Coach of the Year, Special Olympics Georgia October 2007 Volunteer of the Month, and YMCA of Metro Atlanta 2002 Character Development Award.


Kimberly received a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Georgia State University