Lidya Etissa is an alumni of Genesys Works National Capital Region. She was part of the class of 2017 where she interned at Strayer University corporate office in their marketing department. Currently, she is in her senior year of college at Virginia Tech majoring in Business Information Technology and minoring in Leadership and Social Change. After graduation, she plans to pursue a career where she can use her technology skills to impact social change. She came back to work for Genesys Works in New York City because it paved her way for her professional career since providing her first opportunity to work in a corporate environment just as a high school student. Therefore, she wants to give back to the organization and help other students.