Lydia leads CSGF’s work with charter school networks in Tennessee. Previously, she led CSGF’s strategy and knowledge management initiatives. Prior to joining CSGF, Lydia worked as a reporter for Congressional Quarterly in Washington, DC, where she covered federal education policy. While at CQ, Lydia published more than 150 articles on early childhood, K-12, and higher education policy. She also worked with NewSchools Venture Fund as an Education Pioneers Fellow. Lydia has a BA in US history from Dartmouth College and received an MBA from the Yale School of Management.
“I love spending time with exceptional coworkers who are smart, determined, entrepreneurial, and passionate about educational equity and opportunities.”