Lidia (also known as Lily) was born in Chihuahua, Mexico. Her parents made the decision to immigrate to Albuquerque, New Mexico in hope for a better life so that she and her 2 younger siblings could attend school in the US and learn English. Lidia began her career with UpTogether in September of 2020 in the early stages of the pandemic. Growing up, she was the eyes and ears of her family as she took on the role of interpreter at an early age in order to help her parents navigate life in a new country.
Growing up, Lidia was taught to face all circumstances with courage, honesty and bravery to stand up for what is right. She is passionate about serving others by helping, empowering & motivating them to be the best version of themselves. She encourages others to walk this earth fearlessly with a positive attitude and mindset in order to follow their dreams and accomplish their goals despite any obstacles, stereotypes or fears that may arise.