Maria is a BBA student with minors in French and Spanish. She is working towards a specialization in international business, with plans to pursue her joint JD/MBA degree for her post-graduate studies. She is an strong leader in her community, serving as a Youth Constituency Council Member for the Vaughan-Woodbridge riding, a Personal Disaster Respondent for the Canadian Red Cross, and a volunteer for several other youth organizations. Being the Vice President of Marketing for Technology Management Laurier, a varsity tennis player, and an avid DECAU delegate, maria is well versed in her community. Her extra-curriculars have led her to have many educational experiences that have given her the knowledge and background necessary to be an advocate and future leader. She is extremely passionate about topics such as immigration, homelessness, and education.