Lydia Namakydoost joined the Brilla team as Middle School Orchestra Teacher in 2022. She graduated in May 2022 with a Bachelor of Music Education (Orchestral Emphasis) and a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre (Music Directing Emphasis) from Otterbein University located in Westerville, Ohio. Ms.Namakydoost is not only passionate about education but is also a frequent performer as a double bassist, pianist, vocalist, and music director. Ms.Namakydoost can also often be seen attending classical and jazz concerts as well as theatre performances. She is also an avid visual art enthusiast, enjoys the outdoors, painting and traveling!