Maria grew up in Titusville, PA. She attended The Pennsylvania State University where she completed a B.S. in Kinesiology. She then went on to attend The University of Miami where she earned her DPT.
Maria became interested in physical therapy because of her strong interest in sports, human anatomy and physiology, as well as her passion for helping other people. Maria has a strong interest in orthopaedics and plans to become an orthopaedic and manual therapy specialist in the near future. In her free time, Maria enjoys working out, dancing, singing, shopping, exploring the DC area (especially restaurants), and spending time with friends and family.