Monica was born in El Salvador and moved to Calgary 6 months ago. She is a Computer Science Engineer, graduated from the University of El Salvador. She has work and volunteer experience in database administration, software development, and website design.

In her spare time, she improves her skills by taking online software development courses in order to keep up with the latest technology. An avid reader, she tries to read one book per month, as well as enjoys painting, drawing, sculpting polymer clay figures, and quilling.