Maya is from Belgium and begins in 1997 her versatile dance training at the Royal Ballet School in Antwerp, which she continues with the Dancers Program 2007 at the Rotterdam Dance Academy.
From 2007 to 2009 Maya is a scholarship holder of the Pierino Ambrosoli Foundation.
Early, Maya gains first stage experiences in productions of various companies such as Krisztina de Chatel, the Scapino Ballet as well as in Codarts performances.
Maya 2009 completes her education at the Rotterdam Dance Academy with a Bachelor of Dance and receive her first ensemble contract with the famous Dutch Scapino Ballet for the 2009-2010 season, which they renewed in 2010-2011 and in 2011-2012. In March 2011, Maya takes part at the solo dance competition in Stuttgart with the solo choreography The Beginning choreographed by Mischa van Leeuwen, and won the second prize in this competition.