Since she possesses laran she was trained at Tramonta Tower and became a leronis and monitor in the third circle, she was also being kept a virgin because she had "the sight". She marries King Carolin after he regains the throne and becomes his second wife and queen.
Maura is described as having red/gold hair and grey eyes. Her mother was a Ridenow and though she was trained at Tramonta she worked in Hali Tower later. She possess a strong clairvoyant ability, "the sight".