Crystal Gonzales, Ed.D. Stud.
Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership, Grand Canyon University (anticipating 2023); M.A. in Christian Leadership, SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary (2019); B.A. in Biblical Studies, SUM Bible College – New Orleans, LA (2000).
Crystal Gonzales is married to Juan Gonzales and has 6 biological kids, 1 bonus daughter, 1 son-in-love, and 4 grandkids. A graduate of SUM (MACL), she is currently pursuing an Education Doctorate in Organizational leadership. She and her husband have been all over the country doing youth ministry, pastoral ministry, drug rehab ministry, and outreach ministry. Their oldest son suffers with many disabilities and has changed the way that their family views life and those in desperate situations. Crystal has a strong heart to reach women in the sex industry and those that have been abused. She has been serving SUM in some capacity for over 25 years. Currently Crystal serves as the Student Life and Ministry Director for SUM and a professor for SUM Bible College. Crystal aspires to become Chancellor of SUM someday.