Internationally-certified and contracted by the MindBodyFood Institute, Maria is a psychology-specialized, heart-centered, trauma-informed Mind-Body Practitioner & Holistic Life Wellness Coach, Career & Business Consultant , Speaker, Author, and Neuro-Literacy Educator. After her Fortune 100 multi-unit corporate leadership experience and an injury causing chronic physical pain, Maria’s purpose evolved to create forward-moving functional services for true wellness - Body, Mind, Heart and Emotions.
Along with expertise in assessing, coaching, planning and consulting, Maria infuses the latest research in Neuroscience, Psychology, Functional Medicine, and Epigenetics into easily-applicable learning for Mental Strength support to positively impact the lives of all clients she has the privilege of connecting with.
Maria coined the term Contributional Connectedness ~ seeing each individual as part of the whole, with Each of Us Mattering to All of Us. Her intentional, exceptional effect is in guiding lasting change for her clients - leading individuals, companies, and communities into a better, more conscious future with positive, relentless passion for personal development and joyful, optimized potential.