Written By:

Chrystie Payne

Current Rock of Residence:

St. Thomas

Island Girl Since:

2005

Originally Hails From:

Geneva, NY

Chrystie accidentally moved to St. Thomas in 2005. She came to the Virgin Islands for what was supposed to be one summer, but fell so madly in love with this wild and crazy, perfectly imperfect place that she just couldn’t leave!

Nearly 15 years later, and her home is where her feet are in the sand and the salty air in her hair…the VI!

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