About Us

Maria Montes

Partnership Development Manager

Maria first joined Compass in May 2015 as a Financial Coaching Associate for our Mass LEAP program in partnership with Boston Housing Authority. Maria also led our hiring efforts in the summer of 2015 and coordinated translation services for our financial coaching collateral. In the fall of 2015 she took on the role of Program Manager for our partnership with POAH and helped launch our direct service sites in Springfield, Cambridge, and Rhode Island. Before Compass, Maria worked as Project Manager at a branding and graphic design agency in Cambridge, MA. She also worked at a fast-growing startup in Austin, TX consulting fortune 500 companies on their PR strategy.

Maria holds a B.A from Bowdoin College with concentrations in communications and education. She currently lives in Austin, TX and works remotely as Partnership Development Manager for our National Network team.