Monica was born and raised in Bemidji. After graduating from Bemidji High School she continued her education at Northwest Technical College where she graduated with a degree in Administrative Assisting. Before joining Choice Therapy in 2016, Monica managed a local hotel for over 10 years where she learned the importance of customer service and relationship building. In her free time, she enjoys making candles, watching BSU hockey and football (Go Beavers!),gardening, fishing, and playing with her three German Shepherds and cat. Monica has been happily married to Bryan for 10 years and has one step-daughter, Gillian.