Career Highlights: Placed ninth at the 2006 Olympics in Turin. … Born in Ticino, Switzerland, which borders Italy and lists Italian as its official
language. … Began skiing for Italy in 2002, and mostly struggled in World Cup before a breakout second-place performance at
France in February 2007. A month later, she won bronze at the World Ski Championships in Italy. … Disappointed at the ’09
Worlds in Japan, finishing 12th.