Kristi has been a "lake weekender" since the 1970's before making the move to the lake in 2002. Kristi has been involved in the world of real estate since graduating high school. Kristi worked through college for her mother, Vicky Shy in the Columbia, Missouri real estate market. From there Kristi took a detour into the world of travel. She owned and operated a multi-million dollar, mulit-state travel company until 2001.
Kristi is married to Chad Crouch who is also in sales with Marinemax at the Lake of the Ozarks. Besides a passion for real estate, Kristi also is involved in showing her Italian Greyhounds. Her dog Dave, is pictured in most advertising with Kristi. Dave won the title of 2013 Winners Dog and Best of Winners at the Italian Greyhound National Specialty in Sacremento, California this fall. Dave continued his winning ways at the 2013 National Specialty by also winning Best in Sweepstakes.