Director, Foundation Relations
As Director of Foundation Relations, Maria is responsible for St. Anne’s Foundation and Corporate giving. Maria earned her Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Southern California and holds a Bachelor’s in English and a Minor in Women’s Studies from Occidental College. She started her career as a therapist working with adolescents living in residential treatment programs. She most recently comes to us from KIPP SoCal Public Schools where she was the Development Manager and responsible for securing corporate gifts and executing large-scale fundraising events. Maria has more than 10 years of experience in the non-profit world working with children, families and childcare providers.