Professional linguist, working as researcher at the Linguistics Center of the University of Lisbon.
She is a member of the directorate of the Sports and Recreational Society of Outeiro da Vinha.
She was board member at the Association of Scientific Research Fellows (ABIC) between 2015-2019.
She is a member of the Directorate of the Intellectual Sector of the Regional Organization of Lisbon of the Portuguese Communist Party (PCP) and member of the National Commission of PCP for Women’s Fight.
She is a Member of the Parish Assembly of Alvoco da Serra and a Member of the European Parliament representing PCP, coordinating the Political Group of the Left in the Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality.