Monique Velez has grown up dancing and training in Orlando. She has trained under several instructors, including Sheri Metcalf. Currently she is teaching dance, choreographing, and working professionally. She has worked with professional choreographers, Nick Gonzalez, Cat Viger, Wildabeast, and Balta Monkiki. Monique has also spent 5 years working as an assistant to Nick Gonzalez. Additionally, she has assisted Sheri Metcalf at the American Dance Competition. Most recently she has done video shoots for Cat Viger with the Capezio Ace Awards and assisted at dance conventions for NRG Dance Project, Titans of Dance, and 24 seven. The one thing she loves the most is to teach and inspire young children and to put a smile on their face.