- BA or BS Degree Concordia College (2014)
- MA Union Theology Seminary (2018)
Maria Bento Tomas grew up in Westchester County, NY where she currently resides with her family. She attended Concordia College in Bronxville, NY where she graduated summa cum laude in 2014 with a BA in behavioral science. She went on to obtain an MA in 2018 from Union Theological Seminary in NYC. Her MA is in psychology and religion - a degree that combines study the fields of psychology and theology.
Maria feels blessed to be among the faculty and staff and in particular, among the student body at Preston High School. She believes in the inherent potential of each and every student and the significant role self-awareness plays in the journey of life.
"Bidden or unbidden, God is present." (Erasmus)