Director of TA & Training
Monica has over 20 years of experience providing and implementing employment opportunities in the community. She is an experienced consultant on Supported Employment principles, primarily to employment agencies, educators, government, and businesses, both nationally and internationally. Her areas of expertise are Marketing & Job Development, Job Coaching Practices, and Event & Project Management. She has also served as the A.D.A. & Technical Asst. Manager for Washington State, consulting on the Americans with Disabilities Act and Washington State Anti-Discrimination Law. In addition, Monica instructed at Highline Community College for the Employment Certification Program – “Essential Functions of Marketing and Job Development” from 2007 to 2016. Previously, Monica served as a Job Coach, Job Developer, and Career Counselor for individuals with developmental disabilities in Washington State. She brings a wide array of consulting abilities to any organization regarding Supported Employment, A.D.A., various Civil Rights Laws, and Event Planning. Monica and her family live in Pierce County, where she is a devoted runner. She also enjoys traveling and many outdoor activities throughout the Northwest.