Maria joined the STEPS team in July of 2017. She is originally from Aberdeen, WA. Maria received her Bachelors of Arts from Gonzaga University and is currently completing her second degree in Speech & Hearing Sciences from the University of Washington.
Prior to joining the STEPS team, Maria worked as a corporate recruiter for the Consumer Packaged Goods industry, specializing in natural health & food products.
In the future, she hopes to pursue a graduate degree and become a Speech Language Pathologist. In her own time, Maria enjoys reading, playing piano, and cooking. Her favorite book is Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.