Italian international outside hitter known for representing her country at the 2004 and 2012 Olympic Games. She's won gold medals at the FIVB World Cup, World Grand Champions Cup, and European Championship.
She started playing club volleyball with Assid Ester Napoli in 1997 and has since played throughout Italy, Turkey, and Russia.
She was named Best Receiver for the 2010 CEV Champions League and Best Server in the Champions League in 2014.
She married Francesco Surace.
She and Francesca Piccinini have played together on Italy's national team.