Crystal was born and raised in Houston, Texas where she graduated from Milby High School in 2000. After high school, she attended the University of Houston where she received her Bachelor's degree in English in 2005. After working in the research field for several years, Crystal answered her calling and attended the Vet Tech Institute of Houston. There, she graduated Alpha Beta Kappa and was awarded an Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology in December of 2011.She takes great pride in fulfilling her life-long dream of working with animals.
Her past experience includes volunteering for the Houston Zoo and the Houston Humane Society. Crystal says the best part of her career is being able to witness young pets grow up and become healthy, happy adult pets.Crystal has 2 black Labradors named Duke and Rey. In her time away from the hospital, she spends it with her family engaging in outdoor activities, cooking vegan dishes, and watching movies.