Vida is a San Diego native who has laid roots down in Western Massachusetts. She is a graduate of Bay Path University with a B.A. in Psychology and Business Administration. Her professional background includes accounting, finance, non-profit administration, and fine art education. As the former director of Spectrum School of Fine Art, Vida immersed students into the River Arts District (RAD) community of Asheville, NC. She accomplished this through programs revolving around medium exploration and individualized creative development. Students sold and displayed their work in professionally curated gallery settings within local businesses.
Currently, Vida functions as BDDC’s bookkeeper and leasing agent. Her administrative experience and compassionate nature will allow her to provide excellent support to the tenants of BDCC’s commercial real estate.
Outside of BDCC, Vida loves hiking and spending time in the garden. She is a visual and movement artist who specializes in scrollwork, costume design, and has a knack for puppetry.