Maura is the Founder and CEO of Rock The Street, Wall Street,(501c3), a financial and investment literacy program designed to spark the interest of high school girls into careers in finance. The program raises the stature, aspiration and economic self-sufficiency of young women, particularly those in underserved communities. RTSWS has its academic year long program in 50 high schools across 25 U.S cities with interest coming in from over 100+ U.S cities and increasingly overseas as well. Maura is a prolific speaker on the topic developing a more prosperous inclusion of women in finance. She was featured on NBC's Today Show, 2020, https://youtu.be/fu8j5qVQN1I She was Honored at the 2019 NYC Women's Bond Club with the Merit Award, Rang The Nasdaq Closing Bell at Nasdaq in Times Square in NYC, participated in The White House Conference on Inclusive STEM Education for being a leader in the field of underrepresented populations in STEM and more.
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