Débora Ely is a journalist who works as a political reporter for Zero Hora–a newspaper in the South of Brazil. She began her career in 2013 upon graduating in Journalism from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) in Porto Alegre, Brazil. In 2018 she received her Masters degree in Social Science from PUCRS. In her thesis, she analyzed the main characteristic of political debate in social media. Both a journalist and researcher, Débora is an observer of changes in society and works to convey them to her readers.