Marília is a communications consultant working in the development of strategies, its implementation, and the production of content for several platforms. She is also a researcher passionate about good stories and how to tell them, and interested in international relations, (visual) communication, design, data visualization, and culture.

Her academic background is in international relations, languages, and communication, having studied at the University of Porto, Portugal; Maastricht University, Netherlands, and Freie Universität Berlin, Germany. She is now focusing on improving her information and graphic design skills.