Monica started dancing at the age of 9 and has been trained in ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap, and musical theatre. Though her most extensive training is in hip hop and hip hop fundamentals, such as grooving, locking, popping, waacking, and house. Further, she specializes in urban hip hop and urban contemporary movement and choreography. Training with some of the best in Vancouver under Praise TEAM, A3 District and Studio 604. Monica has been competing in hip hop for the past 12 years and internationally for the past 7 years, travelling for competitions such as VIBE, Arena, Bridge, Dancers Paradise, Monsters of Hip Hop, and IDC, also featured on NBCs World of Dance season 3 with all girl hip hop crew, Style & Grace. Monica brings a well rounded experience to class, expanding on hip hop in elements of technique, choreography and freestyle by marrying the fundamentals with new age choreography and movement.