Maia is a seasoned educator, artist, and environmentalist with a Master's Degree in Environmental Conservation Education from New York University. She is deeply committed to fostering a connection between urban communities and the natural world. She brings curricula development expertise to NYC H2O’s team by leading and developing field classes and afterschool programs.
Her work lies at the intersection of art, science and education; creatively bridging the gap between disciplines and connecting with a wide range of audiences who will be future environmental stewards. Drawing upon her background facilitating classes in outdoor settings (mainly NYC Parks and gardens), she strives to inspire a sense of responsibility and sustainability practices within individuals, contributing significantly to NYC H2O’s mission.