Maya is 14 years old and is in the 9th grade. Since the age of seven she has been deeply involved in volunteering and philanthropy work with the Arnold Palmer Foundation and premature babies. When she was 9 she founded Miracle Makers Foundation, whose goal is to support preemies and their families globally. In 2014 she was awarded the Orlando Community Builder Rising Star Award from Mayor Buddy Dyer and in 2018 the Disney Dreamer and Doer Shining Star Award for Orange County.