Born in Austria, Martina began her training at the Ballet Academy of the Vienna State Opera. She then completed a diploma in Performance & Dance Studies at Laban University / London, followed by many years working as a freelance dancer in the UK. In 2006 she founded her own company in London, which organized and curated interdisciplinary dance festivals. From 2007-2015 she was a soloist of the Bern Ballet and the Compagnie Konzerttheater Bern, where she choreographed various pieces. Among others, she created "Am Quai" together with Izumi Shuto, a production with the Kummerbuben and the Bern Ballet. The creation process was filmed and made into a documentary movie called "Buebe gö z'Tanz", receiving numerous awards. From 2015 to 2017, she worked as a rehearsal director, stage manager and administrator at the Cinevox Junior Company in Neuhausen am Rheinfall.
2017, she successfully completed her Master in Arts Management at the University Basel. Additional qualifications: International Project Management Certificate IPMA at VZPM Zürich, Cambridge Proficiency in English. Since 2018 she works as a freelance manager and production manager of various dance and theater companies in Switzerland, such as UNPLUSH and Cie. La Ronde.