Maya serves as a Strategic Leader for Research where she collaborates with both public and private institutions to develop strategic goals and support their long-term planning. Prior to joining EAB, Maya worked directly with students planning large scale concerts, lectures, and events for the campus community.
Most recently, she served as the Assistant Director for Multicultural and Affinity Engagement in the Office of Alumni Relations at American University in Washington, D.C. Throughout her career, Maya has also served as a lecturer for leadership, diversity, and first year experience courses, as well as staff advisor for several experiential learning trips, which have granted her opportunities to see many parts of the world, including East Africa and Europe.
Maya currently resides in High Point, NC where you can find her serving as the volunteer curator for a local art gallery on the weekends. In her free time, Maya enjoys live music, swimming, and discovering local gems, old and new, in her hometown of Greensboro, NC.
Maya received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and a Master of Education in Student Affairs from the University of Maryland College Park.