Maria Scrivani is a former reporter for The Buffalo News and a contributing writer for Buffalo Spree magazine. She is co-author of Beautiful Buffalo: Preserving a City, published by Canisius College Press in 2003, and wrote Brighter Buffalo: Renewing a City, published by Western New York Wares in 2009. Her latest book, a children’s guide called All About Buffalo, was illustrated by Michael Morgulis and published in 2011 by Western New York Wares.
Ms. Scrivani has served as a volunteer for The Allentown Association, Just Buffalo Literary Center, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, and The Park School of Buffalo. She is a graduate of Canisius College.