Maria Cano is an experienced community and government relations professional with over 20 years of public affairs, outreach and organizing experience. Ms. Cano has implemented successful public engagement programs in diverse communities throughout the County and City of Los Angeles. She has a proven record of identifying, developing and maintaining key community relationships, with broad groups of interests, while upholding the client’s mission and overall project goals. As a result, Maria has been successful at moving difficult projects forward while promoting the benefits of individual programs to key individuals and communities.
Prior to Lee Andrews Group, Maria worked at LAUSD, civic organizations and non-profits managing and coordinating community outreach strategies and public relations.
Maria graduated from the University of California Santa Barbara, with a BA in Political Science and Spanish Literature. She is fluent in Spanish.