Lydia is a sophomore from San Jose, California. She intends to study Art History with a certificate in Finance. She has danced since childhood, from the Ballet San Jose School (now the New Ballet) to San Jose Dance Theatre. She has attended summer intensives across the country, including the Rock School for Dance Education in Philadelphia, the Bolshoi Ballet Academy's program in New York City, and Alonzo King LINES. She is excited to further explore and develop her artistic voice in eXpressions with others who will become family.