University of New South Wales – Sydney, Australia, 2014
Masters of Architecture – Distinction
Architecture Masters thesis project – High Distinction (90%)
Maria is a creative and cultural force with a diversified arts background. Prior to receiving her Masters of Architecture in Australia, she performed ballet with Academy Ballet in Sydney for eleven years, gave piano performances for fifteen, and sang with the Saint George Church Choir, Sydney. In addition to the performing arts, Maria is a skilled graphic artist; she published her first children’s book in 2014.
Maria began her architecture career with Resolut Building Solutions in Sydney, where she collaborated with construction and design contractors, and created 3D Revit modeling and computer renderings, as well as produced Council/City plans. She moved to Northern California in 2015 where she oversaw a family construction project.