Cocoa Beach studio manager
Maria is a Florida native who grew up and attended college in the Space Coast. She has been practicing yoga since 2005 and became a yoga instructor, trained in vinyasa and hatha yoga, at Full Circle Yoga School (RYS).
She has a B.S. in Marine Biology and an M.S. in Conservation Technology from the Florida Institute of Technology and is also a Certified Professional Social Marketer. Combined she has over 5 years of marketing, environmental education and event coordination experience. Her passion lies in using the power of media and storytelling to share green and healthy living best practices for a better world. Maria believes art is an important component of storytelling and idea sharing, as such, you can find touches of it sprinkled throughout her yoga classes. She believes in the power of knowledge and looks forward to continuing to learn from her students as she works to connect, impact, and shine through yoga.