Letícia earned her Bachelors in architecture and urbanism at the University of Brasilia (UnB) and specialized in urban law at the Catholic Pontifical University of Minas Gerais (PUC-Minas). She is a volunteer of the Bike Anjo network and a counselor at the NGOs Rodas da Paz and Brazilian Cyclist Union (UCB). Leticia has been working in urban planning for 12 years. Her experience covers a wide variety of tasks related to community-based organizing around public urban policies in several Brazilian municipalities. Through this, she has acquired considerable expertise on local development, zoning, land use and occupation, housing, environmental management and sustainable urban mobility.