Maria Finn tells stories with food, words, community, and technology. Her publications include the TED Book, The Whole Fish, and Hold me Tight and Tango Me Home (Algonquin), which was optioned for a television series by Fox Studios. Maria has appeared at the Moth Mainstage and held residencies at Marin Headlands Center for the Arts, Mesa Refuge, Writing Between the Vines, and Autodesk Pier 9.
Maria has been a contributor to Sunset Magazine, the Food & Environmental Reporting Network, and most recently Neo.Life. She holds an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College and teaches feature writing for Stanford’s School of Continuing Education.
Maria's "Wildcrafting Map" of the San Francisco Bay is currently on display at the San Francisco Exploratorium.