- Homefront to Hired Director
- 2019-2020 Board of Directors
Mariya is an attorney in a federal agency where her work involves government-trusteed pension funds and ERISA regulations. She graduated from Georgia State University in 2005 and Tulane Law School in 2012. Mariya began her legal career as a civil litigator in Chicago and moved on to launching her own education and family advocacy practice after a PCS to Rota, Spain. Now in Washington, DC, Mariya is relishing returning to full time employment in a real office. From the beginning of her professional career, MSJDN has been a rich resource of professional support and connection and Mariya is thrilled to be serving her fellow military spouse attorneys as the Homefront to Hired director. Originally from Russia, Mariya has lived and traveled throughout Europe and Asia, is married to a Navy JAG, and has two kids. Her hobbies include cooking, working with yarn, and ballroom dance.