Crystal Parrish is the Director of Christian Education at Mt. Zion UMC. She is responsible for all of the children’s programming here at the church. Crystal grew up in eastern North Carolina, and prior to moving to Lake Norman lived in Greensboro, NC.
Crystal received her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education at Barton College. She spent time working in Human Resources as a Recruiter and Generalist before starting her career in teaching. She taught 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th grade at a local private Christian school.
Crystal has served Mt. Zion faithfully since becoming at member in 2009. She has been an Elementary and Middle Sunday School teacher, Confirmation Mentor, VBS Director, and has taught many of our children’s Wednesday night classes.
Crystal lives in Huntersville with her husband Kevin and son, Thomas.