Chrystie Crawford-Smick is a graduate of the University if Maryland and Walden University. She holds a B.S. in Health and Human Performance and a M.A. in Literacy in the Content Areas. She has also completed post-graduate coursework in Educational Leadership at Towson University and Career and Technology Education at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Chrystie is currently serving as President of the Harford County Education Association. In addition to her many roles at HCEA, she is the Vice President of the North Harford Elementary School PTA and a varsity Cheerleading Coach at North Harford High School. She resides in Northern Harford County with her husband and 3 children.