Lydia Stevenson joins NIET as a senior specialist on the East Team after spending the last decade in education in Louisiana schools. She began her educational career as a middle school math and science teacher. Lydia has been able to share her passion for teaching and learning through serving as TAP career teacher, master teacher, assistant principal, and principal of grades K-2. She prides herself on keeping students at the core of any work she has ever been a part of.
Lydia has served students in public schools as well as charter schools. Throughout her time as an educator, she has developed professional development sessions and presented locally and state-wide. She has served in various leadership capacities to coach, build, and support teachers and leaders in strengthening practices that lead to improving outcomes for students.
Lydia holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business and a master's in teaching from Louisiana College. She received her educational leadership degree through Lamar State University. Lydia is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Education in organizational leadership.