Maria is a sophomore at the University of Florida studying Business Administration and Innovation. She is originally from Colombia and will be moving to Austin, Texas in the fall. She has been involved in various entrepreneurship education and leadership events such as the “Mind Your Own Business” program that Maria co-founded in 2012 and has been running for three years, as well as “Together” which she recently founded and hosted a youth leadership conference in Haiti this past June. Maria enjoys playing guitar, competitive swimming, and loves road trips and traveling. She is so excited to be interning with Lean Startup Co!