District Executive - Los Fierros
(562) 427-0911 ext 243
Maria joined the Long Beach Area Council in 2016. Prior to coming to the Boy Scouts, Maria served as an AmeriCorps VISTA member for LA's Promise, an education based non-profit organization that provides supportive services to South Los Angeles schools. In this position, Maria worked to engage South LA youth in after school programs, internships, and other enrichment opportunities.
Originally a native of Northern California, Maria first moved to Los Angeles in 2011 as a community college transfer student to UCLA. Maria is a graduate of UCLA with a BA in Chicana and Chicano Studies.
Maria is the youngest of eleven children raised by hardworking Chicano (Mexican American) parents. She credits her large family, supportive mother, and politically inclined father as great influences on her non-profit career serving communities and encouraging youth to achieve their academic and personal goals. In her spare time, Maria enjoys cooking, karaoke, and perusing greater Los Angeles in search of coffee shops.
Staff Assignments Include:
- Los Fierros District Administration
- District committee
- Unit commissioners
- Launch an Eagle manager
- Camp Card implementation
- Cub Scout Day Camp