University of Kansas - Design and Construction Management
Interior Designer and Project Manager
Lydia is a 2011 graduate of the Interior Design program at Kansas State University. Immediately after graduation, Lydia began working for BA Designs, an interior design firm and contract furniture dealer in Kansas City. In 2013, Lydia accepted a position as an interior designer and project manager for the University of Kansas within the department of Design and Construction Management (DCM). At DCM, Lydia works with multidisciplinary teams to design and manage both new construction projects and renovations of existing space on KU's Lawrence and Edwards campuses. Through this role, Lydia has gained experience in designing for a variety of space types including educational environments, dining, retail and healthcare facilities, as well as experience in historical preservation and space planning and management.