Maria is an award-winning UX/UI Designer and digital nomad. For the past 4 years, she has worked with leading online Tech education platforms, like CareerFoundry, Bloc, Thinkful, and DesignLab, mentoring students and writing content for UX and UI courses taught today.

Maria is the Head of Product at Iguama Inc., a startup developing the technology loyalty programs need to let users redeem points on online retailers.

Maria sits on CareerFoundry’s Mentor Advisory Board, teaches Interactive Design at Universidad Francisco Marroquin in Guatemala City, and has worked with clients like the Coca-Cola Company, The Design Museum Foundation, and Domino’s Pizza among others. Outside of the tech world, Maria enjoys diving, sailing and spending time with her Frenchies.