Degree in Aeronautical Engineering, Portuguese Air Force Academy, 2001. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Victoria, 2005.
Commissioned lieutenant Portuguese Air Force, Sintra, Portugal, 2001, advanced through grades to captain, since 2005. Researcher University Victoria, Canada, since 2003.
Daughter of Luis Fernando Oliveira da Rocha and Maria da Luz Lopes Torres. Married Bruno Filipe Ferreira Graca Rocha, May 3, 2003. 1 child Helena Torres Rocha.