Lydia Kelow graduated from the University of Puget Sound with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies.
has taken graduate courses in Women's Studies and intends to complete her
Ph.D in the next five years.
has 6 years of professional experience, mainly working at the university level.
At Colorado State University, she served as the Assistant Director in the Office of Black Student Affairs and also as an Assistant Director of Admissions.
has a long history of service and volunteer work, including national and international service trips, and providing mentoring for junior high and high school students.
is committed in action to higher education access for diverse students and spends much of her
time outside work devoted to those issues.