Maria Szmagalski

Studio Manager

Maria Szmagalski is the studio manager at Blink’s San Francisco studio. She enjoys keeping the studio running smoothly, fostering camaraderie amongst her fellow Blinkers, and being surrounded by ingenuity and innovation.

Maria holds a bachelor’s degree in English from UC Santa Barbara, and has a knack for detail-oriented work and creative problem solving. She previously worked as an inventory analyst before taking a year-long sabbatical to travel the world in 2018.

Outside of Blink, Maria can be found painting, fire dancing, or practicing yoga. She loves crafting visually-compelling narratives, and tells her own story through paint, pixels and fire. Maria currently resides in Berkeley, CA with her feline companion, Manzanita, and her ever-growing clan of succulents.