Lucia was born in Texas and was raised in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. She earned a Master’s Degree in Accounting from Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois.
Lucia was the Manager of Finance and Operations at Saint James Cathedral from 2008 to 2014. Her position’s primary responsibility was to provide leadership for the organization’s financial functions in conjunction with the Treasurer and Finance Commission.
Before joining the Cathedral staff, Lucia worked for Yarumal Foreign Missions in Kenya, East Africa from 2006-2008, where she was Financial Analyst and Program Coordinator. While in Kenya, Lucia learned Swahili and co-started a microcredit program to benefit the entrepreneurial efforts of women in Tuum.
Lucia lives in Lakeview with her husband, The Rev’d Victor Conrado, and their two boys, David and Daniel.