Prior to joining Andrew Costa’s team in 2019, Betina graduated with a degree in architecture and urbanism in 2018 from the Universidad do Vale do Itajaí, Brazil. In 2015, she received a full scholarship from the Brazilian Government to study at Illinois Institute of Technology for a year. Betina has experience as a studio manager at Steffian Bradley Architects and has previously volunteered as a teaching assistant in Turin, Italy. She loves to travel and relishes the opportunity to see new places and embrace new cultures. She speaks English, Portuguese, Italian and Spanish, and is hoping to learn French too.