Three children: Max, Alex, and Marcello
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
She moved from Brazil to Richfield, Minnesota at age 8.
She is quoted: "I am Latina" - "Lakeville doctor pinch-hits for Port" (Sun This Week, February 8, 2018).
She did not seek reelection in 2020.
She announced her intention to run for Senate district 50 in the 2022 election on February 23, 2022.