Maya Fisher was born and raised in Newport News, Virginia. Maya has been playing clarinet for 10 years and has graduated with her Bachelor of Music in Clarinet performance from the George Mason University in 2020. Throughout her studies at George Mason University, she has participated in large ensembles such as the Mason Symphony orchestra as well as the wind ensemble. She has also led and participated in various chamber ensembles. Aside from performance, Maya is passionate about providing music education and access to underserved populations and Black and Latinx community. She is working towards collaborating with organizations and creating spaces for music, information, experiences, and communities to come together. Maya has worked as a teacher and an administrative assistant for music organizations such as the Mason Community Arts Academy. She has also worked as a Music Library intern within the academic music library at George Mason. Maya has recently completed her first semester at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami for clarinet performance. Maya has recently joined the Greater Miami Youth Symphony team as the Data Manager. When Maya is not participating in musical activities, she enjoys reading, eating, and visiting museums.