Kryssi comes to DCS from Tuscaloosa, AL, where she spent the last 7 years.
She attended The Univ. of Alabama from 2012-2016, where she also played volleyball. She has a Bachelor's in Exercise Sport Science and a Master's in Sports Business Management.
From 2016-2019 she was on staff with Athletes in Action, the sports ministry with Campus Crusade for Christ (Cru).
Kryssi is engaged to Matthew Diekemper. Their wedding is set for May 2020.
Kryssi grew up an hour south of Decatur in Double Springs, AL, where her parents still reside. She has one sibling. Her sister is the head volleyball coach at Bob Jones High School in Madison, AL. Her father and mother work at Jasper High School in Jasper, AL, where her father is the head volleyball coach.