Monya has been with Study Abroad since November 2009. She currently serves as associate director. Monya’s previous role within Study Abroad was assistant director for customized programs.
Before coming to UT Austin, she was regional director of IE3 Global Internships for the Oregon University System International Programs, assistant director for the International Degree Program for Oregon State University, and program coordinator for the ISIS Barcelona Program (Portland State University).
She holds a B.A. in sociology and anthropology from Lewis & Clark College, and an M.A. in international and intercultural management from the School for International Training (SIT). She has lived in Belgium, Hungary, Switzerland, Spain, and Mexico. She has travelled extensively in Europe and Latin America.