Krysta Smith is from Western New York, and she attended Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh, PA, for Advertising Communications. After college, Krysta worked in Radio as a Promotions Director before moving to Florida. Krysta will be receiving her Certificate in Non-Profit Management from Rollins Edyth Bush Institute in October 2020. Since living in Lake County, Krysta has been involved in several Arts Organizations as an educator, exhibiting artist or board member, Mount Dora Center for the Arts, Lake Eustis, Museum of Art, Eustis Art League, Leesburg Center for the Arts. Krysta and her husband Bryan have been married for ten years and have three children, and Krysta is an accomplished abstract painter.