Maria joined Place Services as a Junior Planning Consultant in 2017 with an undergraduate Geography degree from the University of Liverpool. Her degree focussed mainly on human geography but also incorporated physical geography aspects to gain a better insight into current and historic geographical issues.
During her time at University Maria studied an array of topics including; town planning, provisioning of social mobility and urban development to name a few. Maria’s main interests include population trends and GIS. Her dissertation concentrated on the causes and consequential impacts of a changing demographic within the UK, she incorporated GIS within this to help justify her final conclusions.