Lyda Krewson was elected mayor of St. Louis in 2017. She has served as Alderman for St. Louis' 28th Ward since 1997 (19 years). She also is Vice President of Finance for PGAV (1984-present). From 1977-1984, she served as Audit Manager for Touche Ross & Co. She gained her BS in Accounting from University of Missouri-St. Louis (1975), and her BSE in Psychology & Special Education from Truman State University shortly after. Currently, she is running for Mayor of St. Louis. In the 2016 election, she supports Hillary Clinton, and donated $1695 to her campaign. She also donated $500 to PG Sittenfield's campaign for US Senator in 2015.