Lydia Butler, a specialist in financial planning/budgeting and business analysis, serves as the Alliance’s contract chief financial officer. She has more than 25 years of leadership positions as Finance Director, Treasurer, CFO, and President in a variety of organizations, both for-profit and nonprofit.
Lydia oversees the Alliance’s financial transactions, budgeting, and reporting, and has extensive experience in the complex processes associated with the Alliance’s role as an “intermediary” that both receives and makes grants.
Lydia began her career in public accounting, later moving into a wide variety of corporate finance roles. She bachelor’s degrees in both Accounting and Business Administration from the University of Kansas.