Lydia Crystal is a native New Yorker. She moved to Houston, Texas in 1979 to pursue a career in Teaching. She was an elementary school teacher for 7 years teaching 4th grade and 1st grade. In 1986, she got her Real Estate license. She was a Realtor, Broker and Manager in the Houston market for over 14 years. In 2001 she moved to Florida to be nearer her parents. She settled in Coconut Creek. She was a Realtor with Arvida/Coldwell Banker for over 2 years. In 2002, she went to work at an internet based real estate company. One of her duties was Transaction Coordinator. In 2004, after the company was sold, Lydia started her own Transaction Coordinator company. She joined Toastmasters in July, 2009. In March 2012, she joined the Law Office of Jennifer Peshke.