Lydia graduated from UC Davis in 2003, earning a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and is a first-generation college student. During her time at UC Davis, Lydia enjoyed being a part of the Cal Aggie Marching Band-uh! and the Chi Omega Fraternity. As a sister and advocate for Panhellenic life she took to sharing her passion for mentorship and women empowerment as Recruitment Chair, Chapter Advisor, and local Alumna Board Member for the women of the Chi Omega Sorority from 2003 through 2013. Recently, Lydia graduated from California State University, Sacramento, with a Master of Business Administration. She is also a graduate of CBA Executive Banking School. Lydia is the Senior Vice President, Chief Operations & Chief DEI Officer for Five Star Bank. She serves on the board of directors (as Chairperson) of Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, is an active board member with the Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce, the Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services, and the North Natomas Little League in addition to the Cal Aggie Alumni Association. Lydia currently resides with her family in Sacramento.
Lydia Ramirez ’03