Paola is a university professor and researcher in the areas of performing arts and education. She is currently in the process of developing her doctoral thesis in education at the University of La Salle, Costa Rica, investigating the relationships between biopedagogy, sustainability and cognitive aesthetics as pillars of sustainable human development working under the Earth Charter approach. She is interested in the inclusion of women and children in society at all levels and believes it is fundamental to work for the rights of plants and animals. She holds a Master’s Degree in Theater Studies from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and holds a degree in Performing Arts and Philosophy from the National University of Costa Rica. Paola lives in Heredia, Costa Rica.