Bay Area Coordinator
Crystal Thompkins, holds a BS in Elementary Education (Oakwood College) and a MS in Elementary Counseling (Wilmington University). She is currently a fourth grade teacher at Towne Point Elementary where she also performs Assistant Principal Duties. She has three children; Caleisha, Aaron Jr., and Andrew.Her education shows why she is so passionate to work with both children and youth. As a member of the Bethuel Seventh-day Adventist church, she is an active member of AYS, Children’s Ministry, Usher Board and the Pathfinders. In these ministries, she has been AYS Leader and assistant, Pathfinder Directory and Deputy Director, Pathfinder Instructor, Sabbath School Superintendent and Assistant, Sabbath School Teacher, and Children’s Corner Storyteller. She has been apart of the AEPCA as the Assistant Area Coordinator for the Bay area (2005-2008) and the Assistant Treasurer 2008-2011 She currently is the Area Coordinator for the Bay area.

Her goals in life are to be used by God to lead others to him, starting with her own family and friends. Her favorite text is Isaiah 41:10. “Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.”