Member of Parliament
Member of the Committee on Constitutional Affairs, Rights, Liberties and Guarantees, of the National Defense Commission and of the Eventual Commission for the Enhancement of Transparency in the Exercise of Public Functions.
Member of the Portuguese Delegation to the Interparliamentary Union where she participates in the Commission on Democracy and Human Rights, the Forum of Women Parliamentarians and the Governing Council. In former mandates as parliamentarian she was a member of the Portuguese Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of N.A.T.O, and elected to the Supervisory Board of the Information Services of the Portuguese and to the Supervisory Commission of Educational Centers under the Educational Tutelar Law.
Professor at the European University, she is Graduated in Law from the Faculty of Law of the Universidade Clássica de Lisboa and Master in Law, and a former Assistant Professor at the Faculdade de Direito de Lisboa, Universidade Moderna e Universidade Lusíada.
Minister of Culture, Equality and Citizenship of the 20th Constitutional Government, and Secretary of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Equality in the XIX Constitutional Government.