Meet Our Founder

Miss Maria serves as the founder of Hope. She was born and raised in Buffalo, NY. She loves this town and is now raising her own family here. She holds a B.S. degree from Hilbert College and a Master's degree in Education from Medialle College and is a New York State Certified Teacher, and also a mom.

Maria Miller has many years of experience working with young children in various environments. Maria has served as a classroom assistant, classroom teacher, swim instructor, gymnastics coach, camp counselor, Church preschool volunteer, and Childcare worker.

Miss Maria has a strong desire to see children and families strive for excellence and to learn to honor the Lord with their lives. She plans to use her leadership skills and innovational spirit to give children the ultimate safe, kid friendly learning environment at Hope.