Maria joined the Foundation team in September 2021. She provides support for the program activities of the Foundation.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Maria managed projects in the field of corporate communications in the "Orta" communication group – in particular, she was involved in organizing PR-support for conferences "Sport and Society. Open Talk”, “Academic Leadership and Master's Degree Programs. New Strategies”, V Forum “Endowment 2021. More than Money” for the Foundation.
Maria graduated from the Orenburg State University with a degree in Journalism and took a professional retraining program in Interpreting in the Field of Professional Communication at the Higher School of Economics.