Maria Hungerford is a native of upstate New York. Prior to moving to the Asheville area in 2007 Maria worked in IT at Cornell University. While raising a family full-time Maria has worked part-time as a Development Specialist and also co-owned an Engineering for Kids franchise.
Maria has been married to her husband Joseph since 2005 and they have 5 children. Currently their oldest daughters (twins) attend Canongate.