Crystal is from Naperville, IL, and a graduate of University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Community Health and followed that up with a master’s degree in Biotechnology with plans to pursue a further degree in Dentistry. Crystal joined a Medical-Dental mission trip to Colombia through Grace Pointe Church in June 2016. While there, she was able to assist with the care of dental patients and witness lives being transformed as the team offered healing and hope. Crystal enjoys children’s ministry, worship, and arts and crafts. Crystal’s grandparents serve regularly in missions and this continues to be a strong legacy and encouragement in her life. She enjoys exercising, cooking, playing the piano, and meeting new people.
Crystal is joining the team in Bogota from November ’16 – June ’17. She is excited for the opportunity to gain more experience and training for full-time missions and to deepen her walk with the Lord.