To create a sisterhood of young ladies who, through hard work and
dedication, aspire to reach levels of academic and social excellence,
while developing as local ambassadors and leaders.
To guide the young ladies in this growth process of improving their
interpersonal communication skills, their ability to articulate their
ideas, showcase their talent, and present their own unique style,
while representing the Florida Azalea Festival Pageant with dignity
Through classes and workshops, we build a confident, disciplined,
responsible, intellectual and persistent generation of youth who seek
to impact their community in a positive way by developing their
own self worth.
Denim and curls, high heels and
pearls. Crystal is an old soul southern
belle, equally at home in the
backwoods or in the ballroom.
Originally a Georgia peach, Crystal
eventually settled in High Springs, FL.
While living there and attending
school, she met Matt, her now
husband of 11 years. Together, they
have two fantastic boys, Wyatt and
Strong in her faith, she and her family
are active members of Christ
Independent Church in Palatka, FL.
With a passion to share the joys of
Christ with the children of our
community, Cyrstal volunteers her time
to the children's ministry. A country girl
at heart, she enjoys spending time with
her family and friends fishing, hunting,
scalloping, and all other things
outdoors. She has a true love for
horses and has raised two historical
breed Florida Cracker Horses. She
has been a participating and voting
member of the Florida Cracker Horse
Association for 16 years.
She is active in the Putnam County
School System as a part time
substitute teacher, PTO member, and
volunteer. Crystal is honored to serve
the Florida Azalea Festival Pageant
Team and support its mission. Just as
in sports, pageants are about the
opportunity to coach and build
confidence... you just get to wear nicer