Ph.D. in Arts (Unicamp, 2007), dancer, documentary filmmaker and writer and professor in the specialization course Art in Education: Theory and Practice at The University of Sao Paulo (USP) and in the Post-Graduation course in Language and Poetics of Dance: Documentary, Memory and Dance at Universidade Regional de Blumenau (FURB) in partnership with the Fritz Muller Foundation (FFM). She was a ballet dancer of Grupo Corpo (Belo Horizonte) from 1989 to 2001 and from 2001 to 2007 she was a dance critic for Folha de S.Paulo, Brazil’s most influential newspaper. She is the author of several children’s books and organizer of many essays’ books. In the art/education area she served as a consultant at the Fafi Theater and Dance School (2003-2004) and also in the program Fábricas de Cultura of the State Secretariat of Culture (2007-2008). She directed more than seventy dance documentaries and scripted the radio show “Por Dentro da Dança” (Inside Dance), which aired from 2019 to 2021 on Rádio CBN, one Brazil’s main radio stations. In 2021, she started attending an MBA in Strategic People Management: Human Development of Managers at Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV).