has a Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology. She is a certified Higher Education Teaching Specialist (HETs) and has instructed courses ranging from introductory to graduate level. Monique is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). She has been a certified personal trainer with the NSCA, American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), and National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) for over 10 years. She is a former NCAA DI volleyball athlete. Monique is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and works as a clinical exercise physiologist for a major health system in Idaho.