Monique hails from the Great White North and grew up with the Atlantic Ocean as her backyard. She is basically a stereotypical Canadian; she loves playing, coaching, and watching hockey. The sport led her to pursue high school and college in the U.S. She completed her B.A. in Biology at the College of the Holy Cross in 2011 and is currently attempting to navigate the real world. She joined Climate Summer with a desire to raise awareness and effect tangible change in order to preserve the environment. In her free time she enjoys hiking, rugby, and exploring random windy back roads.