Tok Region Coordinator
The Tok Center covers a region connected by a road system and is located on West 1st Avenue in Tok, Alaska. Communities served by the Tok Center include the Alcan Border, Boundary, Chicken, Dot Lake, Eagle, Northway, Tanacross, Tetlin, Tok, Chistochina, Beaver Creek, Delta Junction, Gakona, Healy Lake and Mentasta. The area covers approximately 30,000 square miles and has a population of about 2,300 people.
At the Center, Crystal handles all of the administrative duties including day-to-day management, maintenance, repair, renovations, and scheduling classes and programs. She oversees student, staff, and faculty services. Crystal assists students with advising, admissions, registration, placement testing, transfer credits, petitions, credit for prior learning, and financial aid.
Although born in Arlington, Virginia, Crystal was raised in the Native village of Northway, Alaska which is located approximately 50 miles west of the Canadian Border. She has worked for the University for 25 years and brings a wealth of knowledge to the position.
Crystal’s hobbies include hunting, fishing, and gathering of her traditional native foods. She also enjoys crocheting and gardening.