Monalisa holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. She has extensive professional experience in management consulting, project management, accounting and bookkeeping, and has worked in several industries including telecommunications, healthcare, hospitality, transportation, construction, and post-secondary education.
A seasoned educator, with a proven track record in training and mentoring throughout the course of a 30-year career, Monalisa began instructing at IntelliTec College where she simultaneously held the position of program supervisor with that of instructor, and taught all business and computer-related courses for the Pueblo campus.
In 2010, she transitioned from the private to the public sector and began instructing at Pueblo Community College, where she instructed all courses in the business program and helped to create and design course curriculum for a new customer service program. Her higher education experience includes traditional on-site, online, and remote. She has also developed and facilitated training presentations for a U.S. Social Security Office and AmeriCorps.