Digital Media Specialist, Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services, MD
Maria has been working in digital media for eight years and has served the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services for the past five years. She is the point person for all things social media, website editing, and graphic design. Maria is also an on-call Public Information Officer for the department. She assisted during such incidents as the 2016 Ellicott City flood.
Maria is a certified Public Information Officer and Public Fire and Life Safety Educator.
She is a proud graduate of Washington College (Chestertown, MD), where she earned her degree in American Studies.
Maria is also a volunteer Varsity Assistant Softball Coach at Centennial High School and plays a mean nose flute.
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