Monique joined Civic Consulting Alliance as a Program Assistant in April 2018.
Prior to joining Civic Consulting Alliance, Monique spent three years serving as a clinical mental health counselor to youth and families. She collaborated with individuals and their support systems to facilitate healing from complex trauma and to prepare court-involved youth for reintegration into their community. Her other experiences include working as Program Assistant at the Joyce Foundation, supporting several initiatives including Culture, Communications, Employment, and Gun Violence Prevention.
Monique is a native of Chicago. She received a B.A. in Liberal Studies and Humanities from Saint Xavier University and a M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Adler University. She enjoys reading, meditation, and spending time in nature.