First Name

Maria

Last Name

I.

Bio

Maria has a passion for both biology and technology, and plans to pursue a career combining both fields. She has been a part of her school's BioCode Hackathon for many years, and organizes an annual artificial intelligence summit as part of the nonprofit GirlsComputingLeague. She is also part of a robotics team that has advanced to the state level for the past four years. Maria has attended and spoken at national conferences and taught many coding camps to spread her knowledge of and love for computer science.