Maria received her RN degree from Saint Joseph's School of Nursing in Nashua New Hampshire. She worked at Winthrop Hospital as a medical surgical nurse and at Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Ma. in their ambulatory clinicas Team Leader. Maria worked as a case manager for United Health Care, their Evercare Division in Waltham, Ma. Her specificity has primarily been working with geriatric patients for the majority of her career. Maria also worked as an allergy nurse at Allergy Medical in Lynn, Mass., and worked as a Nursing Staff Developer at East Point Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Chelsea, Ma. Maria also has many years of experience as a preceptor for new nurses.

Maria is currently not instructing any classes.