Maria Vonderheide

About Me

Maria Vonderheide is involved in Art Club, Spanish Club, Volunteens, Band, Math Club, and Math Team at Teutopolis High School. She is a member of National Honor Society as well. She is currently employed at Niemerg’s Steakhouse. During her free time she enjoys reading, spending time with friends and family, and participating in artistic endeavours. She plans to major in architecture or business.

“I have heard many great things about the CEO class and have always wanted to be a part of it. I am excited for the learning opportunities as well as the wisdom and knowledge that I will gain about the business field.”

About My Business

Designs By Mia is a design-based business owned by Maria Vonderheide. Designs By Mia provides unique services including custom designs, calligraphy work, jewelry, and crafts. The first product to be produced is a coloring book, Effingham County Sites and Sights. The coloring book features eighteen hand drawn and well known Effingham County sites and sights with a description on the back of each page. A portion of the profit made at the tradeshow will be donated to the Effingham County Cultural Center and Museum Association. Maria may be contacted at or on Facebook and Instagram at Designs By Mia. Maria plans to pursue her passion for business by obtaining a degree in business administration from Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.

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