Nadya Mladenova was born on 26 November 1982 in Sofia.
She completed her secondary education in the 105 “Atanas Dalchev” school with intensive Italian language in 2001.
She obtained a bachelor’s degree in recent and most recent Bulgarian history at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” in 2005.
She received a master’s degree at the Faculty of History at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” in 2009.
In the period 2009-2013 she was MEP Iliana Iotova’s assistant.
In the period 2013 – 2014 she was Chief of the Cabinet to the Minister of Education and Science.
In the period 2014- 2017 she was Chief of the Cabinet to MEP Iliana Iotova.
She is fluent in English, Italian and Russian.