Lydia was born and raised in Bridgeport, Michigan. She graduated in May 2006 with Honors from West Coast Baptist College in Lancaster, California with a Bachelor Degree in Elementary Education.
She met her Australian husband at college in California and, after they graduated, they married and moved to Coffs Harbour. They have lived here for almost 12 years now and have four boys ages eight, seven, four and one.
Whilst Lydia’s focus is on tutoring primary age students in Literacy and Maths, she also teaches piano. She has a passion for reading and music and encourages both her own children and her students to love books and all types of music.
Lydia and her family are active in their church and she has also taught at Coffs Harbour Bible School.