Capital Area

About This Hub

Join the AF-Capital Area Hub to learn and develop your skills in the nation’s capital area with a unique group of liberty-minded peers. We offer multiple opportunities to learn from established professionals, network with prominent leaders in the community, and expand your influence.

Are you interested in fun and unique networking events? Attend our Writers Happy Hour, Reaganpalooza, the AF Gala, and more!

Are you interested in expanding your skill set and learning from established professionals? Join our Writing Fellows Program, learn at our “Welcome to Washington” panel, and more!

Are you interested in volunteering and being a part of a team working for liberty? Volunteer for one of our events or join our leadership council!

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Hub Leader

Lydia Pitea

Lydia Pitea

Lydia Pitea is the Marketing and Events Manager at DonorsTrust and the Program Coordinator for its young givers project, Novus Society. Her primary responsibilities include coordinating events, member engagement, communications, content creation, and assisting with client relations. Lydia joined DonorsTrust in 2016 as a participant in the Koch Associate Program and has since participated in the Atlas Network Academy and Leader Lab, as well as the America’s Future Writing Fellows Program. Lydia is a graduate of Montclair State University in New Jersey, where she received her B.S. in business administration with a concentration in marketing and a minor in political science. When not helping young professionals delve into charitable giving or hosting fun events for the Capital Area Hub, Lydia can be found volunteering at her church and bopping around the Capital Hub area for epic day trips. Lydia is an avid reader and traveler, an excellent petter of cats, and a believer in all things magical (and yes, that means unicorns).