Crystal Jewels Winner is a 2023 graduate from Coker University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in performance and choreography. She is originally from North Myrtle Beach where she started dancing at the Academy of Dance and Fine Arts. Crystal has participated in master classes and residencies with Aaron Burr, Melissa Jackson, Que Meadows, Ying Xu, Terrance Henderson, Tierra Jacobs, Meaghan Thomson, Eli Motley, Abraham in Motion, Ephrat Asherie, Rosie Herrera, and Dance Now! Miami. During the Summer she has done intensives with Sarasota Dance Company, Dean College (Massachusetts), South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities, Victoria International Ballet Academy (Toronto) and Coker’s Summer Dance Intensive. She has taught Contemporary, Jazz, Lyrical, Modern, and Irish at The Academy of Dance a Fine Arts and School of Dance Arts for several years. Crystal has also choreographed several pieces in the Student Choreography Showcase\Coker U and for the Studios where she has taught as well. She has also attended and performed a solo at the American College Dance Association Southeast Region in 2023. Crystal Winner is very excited and grateful to now be a part of Unbound Dance Company in Columbia, SC. In the future she plans to continue performing, choreographing, and sharing her love for dance.