Speaker, Former Bear Stearns Senior Managing Director, Author, 'Cinderella of Wall Street'
Lydia is President of Galyda Media, a holding company for projects related to the financial services industry.
Lydia's experience on Wall Street spans nearly three decades -- Goldman Sachs, Salomon Brothers, with the last 20 yeast at Bear Stearns as a Senior Managing Director. Lydia holds an English Literature BA from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Northwestern University JL Kellogg Graduate School of Business.
Lydia is a national speaker, consultant, author of "Cinderella of Wall Street," and a contributor to "Relevant Radio." Lydia is a member of the Chicago Finance Exchange and the New York-based global women's network, 85 Broads. She participates in numerous Chicago philanthropic organizations.
Lydia is the mother of two sons and she is a pianist.