Maria tied her married knot with love of her life David Barrera in 1999. David Barrera is also an actor by profession and he is famous for his role in the TV series Generation Kill. As a loving spouse, they have already welcomed two children together.
With the completion of her high school graduation, Maria joined University of Miami. There she majored in theater. As she showed her interest in acting since she was a child, she finally landed her first acting role in the TV series 21 Jump Street and in this TV series she played the role of Rosina. Next year she portrayed the role of Lori Wechsler in the TV series Super Force. In 1993, she got her first feature film role in the movie Super Force. That year she also appeared in the TV movie Harlan & Merleen. She got her rise in fame in 2001 after she starred the role of Ms. Azteca in an American sitcom The Brothers García. She is also well known for playing the role of Theresa Russo in an American made-for-television comedy-drama fantasy film Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie. She has been earning the annual salary of $235,294 and her net worth is $2 million dollars.
Maria is now aged 49 years old and she is of five feet and six inches in her height. Her nationality is American. These days she is living in Los Angeles, California as a loving family.