Born in Chania, she studied Chemistry at the University of Athens, Greece. She completed her M.Sc. at the University of Athens, in analytical chemistry, in 2006, while the experimental part of her master took part in the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania. Since February 2005, she is working in Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania as Research Assistant and Analyst in the Laboratory of Chemistry of Natural Products and Analytical Chemistry. She is also the Technical Responsible and the Assistant Responsible of Quality Assurance of the ISO 17025 quality assurance system established in the laboratory, since January 2007. She is a PhD candidate at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Pharmacy.