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Assistant to the President

Maria recently joined AIER as assistant to the president, Dr. Edward Stringham. She has over 30 years of experience working as executive secretary and administrative assistant to directors of government and private sector institutions, Australian and Japanese consultants, distinguished and endowed professors, and dean of the College at two universities in North Carolina. Along with her administrative and organizational experience, Maria has been involved in coordinating events for the business community and students.

She earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Fayetteville State University Broadwell College of Business and Economics. Currently, she enjoys doing volunteer work for Disabled American Veterans, and the Society to Educate People, a non-profit organization involve in health and wellness of NC citizens.

Maria enjoys living in North Carolina, with her husband (a retired U.S. Air Force).

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