Maria Bostian is the Fire & Life Safety Educator for a North Carolina fire department. She is a former Montessori teacher of children 6-9 years old. Combined, she has over 21 years of teaching experience. Bostian received her M.Ed. in Montessori Integrative Learning from Endicott College in Beverly, MA. Prior to that, she completed a B.A. in Political Science and History from St. Andrews University.
Bostian is an active member of the N.C. Fire & Life Safety Educators Association and has served as Education Council Chairperson. In 2013, she received the organization's Award of Excellence for