MOTIVATE | INSPIRE | CREATE
Director of Dance Nation, Performer, Teacher, Mother and Mentor to young aspiring dancers. Monique was born in Brisbane and started dancing at the age of 3 in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical and Contemporary. Monique’s passion for teaching dance became evident very early on and at age 16 she began student teaching. Monique launched the dance program at Rivermount College in 1998 and then went on to open the doors of Dance Nation in 2006. Dance Nation has continued to thrive and grow each year and is producing some of the most talented dancers in South East Queensland. With more than 20 years experience as a choreographer and teacher, Monique teaches with passion, strong technique, an eye for detail and dedication. Monique’s teaching and choreography experience covers RAD Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical and Jazz. Monique and her students have received countless awards at competitions at regional, national and international level. Monique is committed to unearthing dance talent here in Queensland and giving Dance Nation students the edge they need to seek out a professional career in dance.