Maria is a director at PLUS Communications where she specializes in strategic communication, media relations, and public relations for corporate and political clients.
In her previous role as communications director for the U.S. House of Representatives, she expanded policy issue management scoping out to all mediums of communication platforms. Maria combines her unique understanding of behind-the-scenes television producing with her unparalleled list of contacts with a deep, baked-in understanding of operations for media relations.
Highlights of her booking expertise include Congressional/Senatorial National TV coverage, diverse and energetic political panels on Neil Cavuto’s three different shows across both Fox News and Fox Business Network, and celebrities such as Mark Cuban, Dr. Oz, and Guy Fieri.
Maria is a graduate of Pace University, where she graduated in three years in order to join the workforce early. She received her master’s in public relations and corporate communications from New York University.
What you may not know about Maria
Maria is passionate about ballroom dancing, vetting out local fresh markets, and hiking with Zeus, her quarantine Samoyed puppy.
Fun fact: Maria graduated culinary school from the Institute of Culinary Education in NYC during the pandemic!