Monica is a certified Latin Zumba instructor who has been blessed with the opportunity to help Latin Zumba grow in America, making a positive impact in thousands of people's lives. Originally from Quito, Ecuador, Monica has been dancing ever since she was a little child.
As a mother of two kind young men (28 and 16 years old), Monica seriously believes that dancing was a key factor in helping her go back to shape after having two children. She considers Zumba to be a beautiful lifestyle that encourages her to stay physically, emotionally and spiritually healthy.
A Bilingual Legal Assistant in Business Administration as her career, Monica pursues her passion for dance and fitness with dedication. She proudly introduces Latin Zumba as an unique discipline and a great alternative for fun and fitness motivating countless people to join this incredible movement.
She is a current instructor in the well respected fitness club, Crazy Beautiful Studio, Inc, in Tennessee. This fitness platform has allowed her to be known for introducing the PURE Latin Zumba as a powerful fitness class across Ecuador and the USA. Monica also volunteers with different non-profit organizations and participates in Zumbathons and fundraisings throughout the year.
Additionally, Monica hosted the first Latin Zumba event in her former school "Espejo High School" in Quito, Ecuador, during the summer of 2015 creating a trend and setting an excellent example for her new generation of students. She also supportedthe Quito Red Cross by offering a Master Latin Zumba Class to over 500 people in order to unite them through dance. She constantly travels to Ecuador to be part of various fitness events.
Her passion for dancing, positive energy, and her natural nurturing character continues to impress and inspire people around her. Monica is a humble hearted woman and wisely says that she is always learning given that no one can ever know everything there is to know.