She holds a Master’s degree in Environmental Technology (Pollution Management Option) from Imperial College London and a Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering from the Technical University of Crete. She has expertise in the subjects of Environmental Management Systems (EMS); Waste and Resource Management Strategies; Environmental Decision Making and Tools; Environmental Pollution and Assessment; Wastewater Technology and Pollution and Life Cycle Assessment for Municipal Solid Waste Management. She has been involved in the management and implementation of several EU co-funded projects (e.g. BLUEMED, MeDryDive, ScienceDIVER, MAREBOX) engaging in the promotion and development of Blue Economy, Innovation, Underwater Cultural Heritage and Technology. She is a certified auditor on ISO 14001:2015 and co-author in 4 publications.