Maria is a wellness powerhouse with a diverse range of certifications and qualifications that make her an expert in the hormonal health space. As a Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioner (FNTP) and IAFHH certified Functional Hormone Specialist (IC-FHS), she possesses in-depth knowledge of how nutrition impacts our body's cellular functioning. Her educational journey began at the prestigious University of California, Santa Barbara, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Biopsychology and a Minor in Exercise and Sports Studies.
But Maria didn't stop there. Her thirst for holistic wellness led her to further her education in cutting-edge concepts such as functional endocrinology, reproductive health, functional blood chemistry, neuro-nutritional therapy, metabolic pathways, mitochondrial function, and quantum health.
Based in the breathtaking Pacific Northwest, Maria is not only a knowledgeable practitioner but also a Fitness Master Trainer, embodying a holistic approach to wellness that integrates nutrition and fitness. Her passion for empowering others to optimize their health and wellbeing shines through in her expertise, dedication, and commitment to staying at the forefront of the latest developments in the field of functional hormone health and holistic wellness. Maria's comprehensive and effective solutions are driven by her unique and integrative perspective, making her a true expert in her field.