Maria obtained her Bachelors of Science in Early Childhood Education from Towson University in 1994. Maria has completed 21 credits towards her masters from Virginia Common Wealth University and University of Phoenix in Special Education. Maria has taught preschool, directed an accredited day care center, and, most recently, taught in Richmond public school for 6 years. Maria joined the CAA family in 2014 as an In-Home Worker and has since obtained her RBT. Maria’s passion includes spending time with her husband of 27 years and her 4 children. Maria enjoys gardening, cooking, entertaining friends and volunteering in her community.