Crystal grew up in South West Ohio and has had a love for the “Art of Disney” and Educating children since she was a child. She Studied Early Childhood Education at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio and has experience in Childhood Development, Organizational Leadership, Public Speaking and American Sign Language. She married her husband, Nate, in 2009; they have 1 child and enjoy anything they can do together as a family.
While in college she participated in two Walt Disney World College Programs and attended Disney University. She later moved to Florida to work full time for Walt Disney Company in the field of Entertainment. During her 6 years with the company she was trained in Food and Beverage, Guest Service, Safety, Courtesy, Show, Efficiency, Entertainment, Character Performing, Parades, Meet-and-Greets and Cosmetology.
Since moving to West Michigan she has pursued her passion for teaching children by working at the Ottawa Area Center, educating and assisting children and young adults with special needs. She also worked at Calvary Baptist Church as the Children’s Ministry Director, where she supported families, coordinated events and equipped ministry leaders in teaching and discipling children.
Crystal and her husband have been a part of the Children’s Ministry Team at Calvary as Awana Commanders, VBS Team Leaders & Worship Leaders, and are involved in Sunday morning Children’s Ministries as well. They have a passion for sharing the gospel, equipping leaders and ministering to children.
- Mermaid Princess