Maria is an owner and the Lending Specialist in our partner company HKS Mortgage Broking. She has completed a Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning) and Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking.
She brings to her role 25 years of experience in the financial services industry ranging from client service roles to management and leadership roles. Maria became a Financial Planner with Suncorp shortly after finishing her studies and she joined HKS Financial Planning in March of 2010.
Maria is a member of the Finance Brokers Association of Australia (FBAA).
Maria has a passion for assisting clients, firstly by identifying their financial goals, then working with them to help reach those goals. With her background in both Financial Services and Mortgage Broking, she has found that she can provide an holistic approach to the short, medium and long term needs of her clients and further assist in helping them reach their financial objectives.
Maria has built her career in the financial services industry on hard work, trust and integrity. Her strong service ethos and pleasant nature have enabled her to build lasting relationships with her clients and in the industry.
When Maria isn’t busy arranging mortgages for clients, she enjoys socialising with friends and family. She is actively involved in her daughter’s school community and enjoys supporting her daughter’s netball team. Whenever she gets the chance, Maria is found courtside, watching the QLD Firebirds.