Monica Perez is a married mother of three who grew up the youngest of nine children in a blue-collar Roman Catholic family. She was born in Brooklyn and raised in the suburbs of New York City. Monica worked her way through college as a waitress in addition to receiving numerous scholarships. She has an associate’s degree in liberal arts from Rockland Community College, a bachelor’s degree from Harvard University with a concentration in economics, a law degree from Stanford Law School and a master’s in business administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the bar of the State of New York. Monica has worked as a commercial banker and an investment banker, among other things.
As an anarcho-capitalist (i.e., extreme libertarian), Monica is a proponent of Austrian economics and an uncompromising defender of personal liberty.
If you want to see Monica in action, check out this video where she describes her journey to libertarian activism.