M.Sc Elyka Abello was born in Caracas, Venezuela. Received her bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Central University of Venezuela and her M.Sc from the Polytechnic University of Turin. She is an Electrical Power Supply Design Engineer in the Bolivarian Agency for Space Activities. She has dedicated her whole 5 year of professional career to one of the most ambitious and important project that Venezuela has in the space sector: the National Space Research and Development Center. The first two years she was part of the team supervising the construction of the facilities. On 2013 she was part of the “Low Orbit Satellite Design and Assembly Training Program” carried out between China and Venezuela and since then, she has been dedicated to R&D activities for spacecraft power systems.