Name: Lydia Flickinger
Title/Position: Secretary
Department: School Board
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Faculty Bio

A native of South Carolina, Lydia graduated from Winthrop College with a bachelor of science in mathematics and secondary certification. She then relocated to the Detroit area to work for EDS as a systems analyst for the next nine years. While there, she converted to Catholicism and married Dave, a native of Grand Rapids. In 1999, their family moved to Grand Rapids, where they are members of Saints Peter and Paul. She has spent the last fourteen years homeschooling her five children with a classical education curriculum. Their daughter is studying at Franciscan University, and their four boys are still at home. Her sons are enrolled in the CEC program. Lydia is excited to be a part of Sacred Heart Academy with its emphasis on faith and truth.


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