Director of the Environment and Green sector (municipality of Bologna), National President of the Public Gardens Association, member of the National Committee for the Development of Urban Green. Employee of the Municipality of Bologna since January 2003. From 1989 to 2002, employee of the Villa Ghigi Foundation in Bologna with territorial research functions, consultancy in the management of public parks, dissemination and environmental education. Degree in Agricultural Sciences at the University of Bologna with experimental texts dedicated to the protection and management criteria of a hilly peri-urban park. Post graduate Master in Environmental Impact Assessment. Registered in the register of journalists since 1994. Enrollment in the college of agricultural experts of the Province of Bologna.