Monica was born and raised in Mexico City. She started her dance training at 11 years old. Her dance life included training in such techniques as Ballet, Martha Graham, Lester Horton, Katherine Dunham , Jazz, Merce Cunningham, Trisha Brown. Also performing at City Center and Apollo Theater with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (third company).
She graduated from The Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy in 1997 and was granted her professional license in 1998. In 2006 she completed her Professional Feldenkrais Method Training and has a current practice in both Massage Therapy and the Feldenkrais Method were she lives in Goshen, NY.
She is currently enrolled to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Science at the Empire State College.
She is also in an ongoing process of gardening, learning pottery, guitar playing and singing.
Monica has an enormous love, respect and admiration for all animals (yes all!). She cares for and enjoys her five kitty cats at home.