Luísa has a BSc degree in Agronomic Engineering in the field of Horticulture (2003) from the University of Algarve, a MSc’s degree in Sustainable Agriculture (2007) from the University of Algarve and is now concluding a PhD in Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. She integrated GreenCoLab as a research technician. Her previous work includes research on composting process, the application of compost in agriculture and biological control of plant diseases (MED – Mediterranean Institute for Agriculture, Environment and Development). She collaborated in a few research projects in agricultural sciences, with the most recent being the Algavalor project. Currently, she is a research technician in Performalgae project.