Crystal grew up training in diverse genres of dance such as ballet, jazz, tap, modern, ballroom, and aerial ballet since she was six years old. She also performed in musicals such as The Wizard of Oz, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Gypsy, and Chicago. She recently graduated from Cal State University, Long Beach with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance. She is currently working on getting her doctorate degree in Physical Therapy. She enjoys running, bike riding, playing tennis, beach volleyball, golfing and learning new sports like snowboarding in her free time.