Major: Liberal Studies
Hometown: Chula Vista, CA
Previous School: Olympian High School
High School: Kinnamon played four years of varsity basketball at Olympian High School, where he also played volleyball. He earned the Sixth Man of the Year award his junior year and Defensive Player of the Year and Coaches Award honors his senior year. He played club basketball for the Thunder.
Personal: Joaquin is the son of KC and Margarita Kinnamon. His hobbies include playing basketball and going to the beach. His career goal is to be an English teacher.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I chose Simpson to earn a higher level education while building a better relationship with God."