Maria has more than ten years of communications experience spanning the fields of corporate social responsibility, consumer brand marketing, nonprofit consulting, and impact investing. She has deep expertise in managing corporate social responsibility reporting initiatives, and has provided extensive communications strategy and execution support to environmental operations, R&D, public policy and corporate foundation executives at a Fortune 50 company.

Maria has also provided communications strategy and execution support for Michigan-based nonprofit organizations and funders. She earned her BA in Communications from Michigan State University.