Pamela is an environmental and sanitary engineer, graduated from the Federal University of Pelotas. Throughout her undergraduate studies, she dedicated herself to projects centered around agricultural waste management and treatment. Her passion for making a positive impact extended to providing technical support to recyclable material collectors. Continuing her academic journey, Pamela earned her master's degree in Agricultural Engineering from the Federal University of Viçosa. Her research expertise focused on water resources, covering critical aspects such as water quality, wastewater treatment, and nutrient recovery. In her professional trajectory, Pamela has worked with data analysis and life cycle assessment methodologies, contributing to pulp and paper as well as the construction materials industries. She speaks Portuguese and English.