Maria achieved a first-class, BA (honors) degree in graphic design at UCA the University for the Creative Arts in London 2003. After her degree, Maria has been working as graphic designer, concept developer, animation and live action director. Her employers has been for example SVT, Dallas, MTV and last she comes from the production company Unreel where she has been directing for Kahlua, Happy Socks, iZettle, Volvo and many more.