Maria has a passion for supporting families in creating balance in the home, using pro-active health and wellness strategies. An Early Childhood Educator, her love of teaching began in 2001 as an AmeriCorps Literacy specialist.
With a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Kaplan University, she began teaching School Readiness programs, where she embraced the challenge of creating engaging opportunities through which children thrive and caregivers are supported.
Maria attributes her love of learning and teaching to her son Felix, who is now 19 yrs old. Maria resides at Lake Hayward in East Haddam, CT.