Marta Leonori was born in Rome on 23 November 1977. She is the Special Commissioner of FormezPA, an agency providing support, studies and training for public sector modernization. She holds a degree in Business Administration and a master in Economy and Management of Public Administrations. She worked in a think tank of political culture, was a member of the Italian Parliament in the 17th parliamentary term and also a city councillor in Rome from 2013 to 2015.