Maria is the Business Administrator at Avenue Road Arts School. She joined us in April 2013, bringing over 10 years professional and volunteer experience in Administration & Client Service. A creative-thinker, Maria combines knowledge, creativity and passion for community to help facilitate the administrative and customer needs at ARAS. She holds an Honours B.A from the University of Toronto, where she took an interdisciplinary approach and specialized in Philosophy. In her spare time, Maria participates in a diverse range of artistic endeavours including music, creative writing, freelance editing and an ongoing study of semiotics through a camera lens.