In 2006, this model won the coveted Miss Switzerland beauty pageant title.
Before entering the Miss Switzerland pageant, she had her front tooth pierced and her back tattooed. She proudly showed off the latter physical decoration during the beauty contest's swimwear segment.
She pursued a criminology degree at the University of Berne.
She was born and raised in Ticino, an Italian-speaking region of southern Switzerland. She married Giovanni Marchese in 2010.
She is a contemporary of Miss Sweden 2001 Malin Olsson.