Communication and Operations Associate
Krysta is a native Iowan who left the cold Iowa winters to enjoy year-round summer in Orlando, Florida.
Krysta’s career has taken her on a journey through multiple business sectors including legal, higher
education and non-profit. Her love of people and passionate personality brought her back to the non-
profit sector where she hopes to make a difference in the lives of our learners here at Merit America. In
her free time Krysta enjoys participating in a local kickball league, reading, traveling and generally being
My best learning experiences have come from the travel I have taken throughout my life. Travel opened
the world outside the small Iowa town I grew up in. I believe my travel taught me how to get out of my
comfort zone and experience life in new and exciting ways. I believe compassion for the experiences of
others has been the most rewarding result of my travel.