Crystal Sanburn is the Executive Director of Cross America who works with all aspects of the ministry to bring awareness to those in the Kokomo community, surrounding counties, and the whole of the United States regarding the Mission and Vision of Cross America. After spending most of her professional career with a technology company, a hospitality business, and a non-profit Rescue Mission, God has given her opportunity to utilize skills learned at each position and readied her to lead this ministry. By working in these different arenas, she understands the importance of individuals being involved in ministry work that seems bigger than themselves. Cross America fits that profile!
Crystal is about people and about her community. But what she is most passionate about is people knowing Christ! The Cross America atmosphere gives her an incredible opportunity to meet people daily who have that same passion. In addition to her love for people, her family is a top priority. She is married to Dick Sanburn, Executive Pastor of Operations at Crossroads Community Church, and has three sons. Nolan, married to Rachel, Birmingham, AL, Parker, Chicago, IL, and Connor, a junior at Ball State University. She also lovingly serves Kokomo School Corporation as a school board member.
Crystal holds a BA degree in Communication with a minor in Advertising and Marketing from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.