Maya was born in England, nowadays she lives in Tel-Aviv. She served as an education non-commissioned officer in Warriors battalions and then as a commander in the training&course of education non-commissioned officers.
Maya has a BA from Ben Gurion University, majoring in in education and political science, and an MBA from ben Gurion University in the global program for social leadership by Mandel foundation.
Maya was a part of a delegacy of the Jewish agency to a young Judea summer camp in Texas, USA. She worked and volunteered in many NPOs, including volunteering for the past 4 years in “Sunrise” as a counselor for kids that are dealing with cancer. She worked for three years in “perach” organization as a project manager in Beer-Sheva.
Before joining the foundation, Maya led an innovative educational project in The Center for Educational Technology (CET), an NGO dedicated to the advancement of the education in the 21st Century. Nowadays Maya is the head of the Ramon foundation’s “Spacelab” program.