Maria is a former competitive swimmer of 18 years. She started swimming at age six for the Twinsburg Tigersharks summer team. She still holds six Twinsburg High school swimming records since graduating from the program. After high school Maria committed to swimming Division 1 for the University of Akron where the team won two consecutive Mid-American Conference Championships.
While in college Maria majored in Sport Management and minored in sales. During her time there she gained an insight into college recreation, large event operations, and facility management.
Maria worked at Hastings Water Works as the East Regional Manager. There she managed over 40 pools and a staff of 300. “My previous experience with Hastings Water Works gave me great knowledge to problem solve quickly and provide excellent customer service.”
“I am excited to have progressive and fun programs in the Aquatics Department at CVAC. I want to make water fun for everyone!”
In her free time Maria likes to take care of her exotic fish, coach high school swimming, and watch Cleveland teams win!