Maiky grew up in La Paz, Bolivia and moved to the United States in 2011. He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree from Princeton University in 2015. After graduation, Maiky moved to Dallas where he worked as an automation consultant. He moved to Chicago in 2017 and is now the Head of Solutions for Hologram, a startup that focuses on the Internet of Things. Since moving to Illinois, Maiky has taken advantage of the great programming offered by YLD and JUF participating in LEADS, Mensches in Motion, and even being a part of TOV's relief mission to Puerto Rico in 2018.