Maria has a Bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in Art History from Davidson College. Before working at Bridgeway Capital, she worked throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania, connecting with business owners and supporting their insurance needs. She has also had extensive experience in the non-profit sphere, including community assistance, education, and historic perseveration, where she developed communication, partnership development, and planning skills. Her work in the Entrepreneurship Hub includes connecting clients to resources and support and keeping track of day-to-day organization and data to improve client communication, programming, and engagement. Maria brings to Bridgeway Capital a passion for supporting and empowering entrepreneurs and their communities.