Maura is a Cincinnati native with a love for dance that began when she attended her first dance class. She has since focused her professional efforts on supporting students in both high school and college endeavors. As Senior Enrollment Counselor at Thomas More University, Maura recruited students from across the nation with a focus on Ohio and Indiana. After her time on the road, she became Director of Admissions at Elder High School in which she managed the admissions process including student recruitment, financial aid and scholarship awards, marketing, and events. Maura was thrilled to join the Otto M. Budig Academy team in 2019 as Student Services Manager. She supports Academy and Education students outside the studio through academic and housing support, events, uniforms, and more. Maura is a graduate of Thomas More University with a degree in International Studies and Sociology.