A tough little cookie, Mónica has been on the workforce for more than 20 years. Although her field isn’t Space, her eyes have searched the stars her whole life. With a degree in Psychology, her professional path was very diverse, helping her develop a constellation of skills.
Her best personal achievement was creating an improved version of herself in the form of her daughter – maybe the first Portuguese astronaut. The highlight of her career was coming to work for Portugal Space. The incredible team and the common goal that unites them give her great motivation. If you visit, this will be the face welcoming you, reflecting the positive environment that Portugal Space lives.