Monica holds a BFA in Dance and a minor degree in Cinema Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where she worked with esteemed artists such as Trisha Brown, Carl Flink, Miguel Gutierrez, Sahar Azimi, Mark Morris, Alla Kovgan, Aszure Barton, and Darrell Jones. Monica spent a semester on Adjunct Faculty at the University of Illinois teaching Modern, Hip Hop, and substitute teaching Tap. She received her Graduate Certificate in Screendance from the University of Utah in 2015. Monica dances, sings, acts, teaches, and choreographs all over the state of Utah while also working on her own independent Video Production Company