Maria is a Senior Copywriter and Editor-in-chief of the Marketing Insights blog. She joined Marin Software in May 2015. She has a long and varied history as a technical writer and copywriter across multiple industries. She’s worked in establishments large and small, including IT startups, academic institutions like Stanford University, and biotech giants like Genentech. She holds a BA in English Literature with a Focus on Creative Writing from Stanford, and an MFA in Playwriting from San Francisco State. In her "spare time," she's an independent filmmaker.