Maxine was born in Jamaica, New York to Jamaican and Grenadian parents. She studied Advertising Design and Photography at New York City Technical College. After working as an artist in a major New York advertising agency and raising four beautiful children, Maxine entered the professional photography
field and is the owner of Maxine's Classic
Photography. After thirty-four years, Maxine returned to school and received a B. A. degree from the College of New
Rochelle. She has entered the teaching profession in order to
share her knowledge of art and photography with today's youth.