Major: Environmental Science
Hometown: Birmingham, AlabamaNow a junior at Samford, Maya has become greatly involved on campus by joining Delta Xi Phi Multicultural Sorority Inc, continuing her membership in Samford Democrats, and leading her first cadre. Over the summer of 2018, she began an internship with the Birmingham Education Foundation and will continue working with them on a mission to improve community engagement with public city schools. She enjoys her continued study of Japanese and entertains the idea of teaching English in Japan after undergrad. She plans to pursue a career in environmental management to improve the environment in ignored, poor, and predominantly minority’s communities.