Graduated in Psychology from the University of the Balearic Islands, she is also a social worker and official of the higher technical body of the Administration since 1982. She was director of the Balearic Institute of Social Affairs (IBAS) during the 1999-2003 legislature and during the 2007-2011 legislature held the portfolio of the Department of Social Affairs, Promotion and Immigration. During the 2011-2015 legislature, she was a deputy and co-spokesperson for MÉS per Mallorca in the Balearic Parliament, and from 2015 to the present she has been Minister of Social Services and Cooperation.

She is the president of the Board of Trustees of the Fundació per a l'Esport Balear.