Kristy Casarez

Nursery Ministries Coordinator

Kristy was born and raised in Grand Island in a blended family of nine brothers and two sisters. She married Tony after graduating high school. Several years into their marriage, the Lord got hold of their hearts and life changed. Blessed with four children, Thomas (Tommy) 5th grader, Abigail 9th grader, Tony Jr. and his wife Anna, Ashley and her husband Blake Rork, and six grandchildren.  Kristy worked as youth coordinator for the YMCA, was an in-home day care provider for 13 years, and has fostered seven kids. She joined the GI Free custodial staff over two years ago then accepted the Nursery Coordinator position in September 2017.

Favorite verse:

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3:5-6

Favorite Restaurant:

Red Lobster

Favorite movie:

Christmas movies with popcorn

Favorite store:

Cabela’s in Omaha (and their aquarium!)


Kristy enjoys time with family coaching sports teams, roller skating, biking, gardening, and being outdoors.