Christina Vaccaro, born in Switzerland and raised in Vorarlberg (Austria), became a freelancer after her international studies in crop sciences and began to work as a free journalist in autumn 2016. Soon she was employed by the street magazine “marie – Die Vorarlberger Straßenzeitung”. Today she works as a scientific assistant for the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) in the field of agroforestry in which she also conducts her doctorate part-time.