Born in Guimarães (Portugal) in 1984. She is graduated in Geography (University of Minho, 2006) and also holds a MSc in Geographic Information Systems and Land Planning (University of Porto), specialized in thesis the development of new tools based in Geographic Information Systems for scenarios and ecosystems services assessment.
She had a traineeship at Vizela Town Council, working in the Municipal Director Plan during 2007.
After a professional traineeship in Simbiente, she integrated its staff in 2008, collaborating since then in projects regarding to water management, strategic planning, strategic environmental assessment and ecosystems services assessment. She also works in the same expertise fields in Simbiente Azores since 2009.