Maria Martineau

Director of Development, Neag School of Education

Academic Degrees:

Master of Science, Counseling & School Psychology, Southern CT State University

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of Massachusetts at Amherst


Maria Martineau serves on the Neag School of Education advancement team as Director of Development and works to engage alumni, foundations and corporations in the strategic development of faculty research, graduate fellowships and student scholarships. Prior to joining UConn, Maria devoted her career to the field of education. She worked in alternative education, as a school counselor throughout the state of Connecticut and most recently advocated for school reform efforts by way of career academy formation with the National Academy Foundation located in New York City. She supported the implementation of 170+ career academies across the Northeast of the United States and regularly presented at conferences across the country. She received her Master of Science with a focus on School Counseling from Southern Connecticut State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a focus on Neuroscience from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. In her spare time, Maria teaches yoga and runs a health coaching business supporting individual client’s personal growth goals.


UMass Greek Life, Scholar of the Year, 2004

Psi Chi Honors Society in Psychology, 2003

Maria Martineau
Contact Information
Phone860 576 0646
Mailing Address2390 Alumni Drive, Unit 3206
Office LocationGentry 206