Maria Bostian is the Fire & Life Safety Educator for a North Carolina fire department and a former Montessori elementary teacher. Combined, she has over 22 years of teaching experience. She is a certified fire service instructor and an active member of the North Carolina Fire & Life Safety Educators Association. Bostian provides Fire & Life Safety Education training across North Carolina and conducts workshops on teaching fire safety and injury prevention across the country. Her debut picture book entitled What Should Daisy Do, also available from Ambassador International, is an interactive story with a powerful fire safety message about matches and lighters.