Bernadette Pezzarossi is a Bachelor of Law and Social Sciences, as well as a Lawyer and Public Notary at Rafael Landivar University. She is currently finalising her M.A. thesis in Politics and International Law at Francisco Marroquin University and holds a degree in Political Leadership from the School of Government. She has participated to a variety of seminars on electoral themes. She completed an internship and worked at the Constitutional Court of Guatemala. She was the Head of Electoral Procedures and Logistics in the Supreme Electoral Tribunal of Guatemala and took part in the discussion table on Electoral Reform in 2012.