Alydia is an Anderson University alumnus, earned a BA-History. She also earned a Master of Adult Education and Training from the University of Phoenix and is currently working on a MLIS at Drexel university. Alydia began work in Library Science in 2005 as a student worker at TCTC. After graduating from Tri-County, she accepted a Library Technical Assistance position at the TCTC-Anderson Campus Library. She worked at TCTC in various positions (Information Literacy, Acquisitions, Serials and Cataloguing) for eight years. She accepted a position as Library Manager for the Standards Management and Assessment team within the Technical Services & Collection Management unit with the CU Library System on July 7, 2015. She resides in Anderson with her husband (Ali), son (Eric) and dog (Tyson).