Maya Siegel is a Chinese-American activist leading purpose-driven work at the intersection of social media and social impact. She serves as the Social + Creative Operations Manager at Intersectional Environmentalist as well as a freelance web designer and the founder of Space to Speak. Maya has worked with companies including Google, Bumble, and JUV Consulting and has been recognized for her advocacy work in The Washington Post, HuffPost, MTV, Teen Vogue, and the NYT Upfront.CONTACT
At 18 years old, Maya started volunteering for an international nonprofit called ThinkOcean which became her first exposure to the impact businesses can have on people and young people can have on the world. She has gone on to serve as the Social + Creative Operations Manager at Intersectional Environmentalist and the founder of Space to Speak, an organization dedicated to giving youth a leading voice in the sexual violence prevention movement.
The LIST Honoree, Mental Health (2020) • 25 Under 25 Social Entrepreneurs (2020) • Youth Expert (2019) • Global Ambassador (2019) • SOYP Youth Delegate (2019) • Girlboss Rally Game Changer (2019) • Environmental Excellence (2018)
As a student and marketing professional, Maya spends her time analyzing current social strategies and thinking critically about how to deliver content that is valuable to target audiences and hits success criteria defined by companies. She is a natural problem solver that brings creativity, integrity, and passion to every project she works on.
Maya's services include digital strategy, web design, and social media management.
“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears."
― Nelson Mandela
“Peace can exist only in the present moment."
― Thich Nhat Hanh
Maya specializes in showcasing GenZ leaders as their most powerful selves, with her clients typically being community leaders and purpose driven organizations that are challenging the status quo in their industry.
Please contact Maya for any of the following: full testimonials, full client list, rates, resume.
"Maya is incredibly patient and flexible and makes sure it's just how you'd like it. She is also quick, diligent, and self starting."
-Deja Foxx, Founder of GenZ Girl Gang
"Maya is one of the most hardworking, passionate, and discipline individuals I have ever had the chance to work with."
-Nadya Okamoto, Founder of August
"She exceeded all expectations by delivering a quality site in half the time I had allotted for the rebrand."
-Brea Baker, Writer
"Maya really listens. I definitely recommend working with her-- the process was very easy."
-Daniel Spurgeon, Writer & Creator
"She is such a kind, patient person and was able to take my vague idea and turn it into a colorful and fully functioning website."
-Sophia Kianni, Founder of Climate Cardinals