Milenka Saavedra M was born in La Paz, Bolivia, in 1970. She was educated at the Bolivian Catholic University, La Paz (licentiate in law, 1994); Universidad Andina Simón Bolivar, La Paz (postgraduate degree in tax law, 1997); Universidad Andina Simón Bolivar, La Paz (masters degree in regulation and competence, 2003). She has been legal council to a telecommunications company and legal adviser to the mayor of the the City of La Paz, and is currently teaching tax law at Salesiana University.
She is a member of Bolivian Tax Studies Institute, International Fiscal Association and the La Paz Bar Association.
Her practice areas are commercial, corporate, administrative, civil, tax, labour and competence law.
She speaks Spanish, English and French.