Krystin has danced Lindy hop since 2007. She began her love affair with dance at 5 years old with ballet, and she first got hooked on the jitter juice, swing dancing, in 1999. She has taught dance for 20 years, and she has taught swing dance for 16 years. A lifelong teacher she has taught, competed, and performed across eastern US. She has taken first place in numerous competitions, and the things she loves about competing is the encouragement between competitors and to those dancers watching. Her goal is to bring that encouraging spirit home; creating a thriving scene with great dancers in a community that works together to build each other up.