Maria Angelova is the proud founder of Rebellious Intl.
Rebellious Intl's mission is individualized lifestyle transformation and empowerment by nurturing the whole self thorugh body, mind and spirit. Helping clients stay physically active, creating awareness on natural alternatives and environmental toxins elimination are some of the key vehicles Rebellious Intl utilizes to execute on its mission. Maria is very passionate about the mission of the company and helping clients one person at a time.
Prior to deciding to devote her full time to Rebellious Intl, Maria was a Finance Director with AIG Property Casualty supporting the South zone executive team. Maria has over 17 years of combined professional experience in the telecommunications, financial, and insurance industries. Maria has held various positions with progressive increase in responsibilities in Operations and Financial Planning & Analysis.
Born in Bulgaria, Maria moved to the United States in 1992. She graduated summa cum laude from both the University of Georgia, where she obtained her BBA degree in Finance, and Georgia State University, where she earned her MBA in Finance.
At age 16, Maria became the youngest group instructor at a private gym in Athens, GA. For the past 20+ years, Maria has taught group classes in various formats - high/low step, spinning/cycling, Zumba, kickboxing, body pump/body works. Maria found Pilates of Dunwoody and was introduced to Pilates in 2012. She completed a 600-hour Apprentice Program at Pilates of Dunwoody in June 2013 under Holly Pruell Leun and Juanita Lopez.
Maria began using Young Living essential oils in December 2016 to support her daughter's immune system. That journey turned out to be transformational in many ways and led Maria to Beautycounter. Learning more and having personal life-changing experiences with physical fitness, pure essential oils and safer cosmetics led to the birth of Rebellious Intl.
Outside of Pilates, Maria stays busy balancing family and entrepreneurial life. Maria's favorite job is being a mom of her 6-year-old daugher, Sofia. Maria enjoys learning, working out, dancing, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
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