Italian international middle blocker who won the Women's European Volleyball Championship and Women's World Cup in 2007. She's also won silver and bronze at the World Grand Prix.
She started playing for Pecciolese in 1998 and went pro when she joined AGIL Novara in 2001.
She's spent much of her club career in Italy, but played in China from 2013 to 2014 with Guangdong Evergrande.
She grew up in Pisa, Italy.
She and Nadia Centoni have played together on Italy's national team.