Student in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Monica is a second year MBA student at The Wharton School majoring in Marketing and Management. She is fascinated with the intersection of consumer experiences and technology, particularly in e-commerce and payments. Monica recently won the 2015 Penn Design Challenge, which partnered with American Express and innovation accelerator Made by Many to rethink how “underbanked” consumers can better interact with their finances and manage their spending. Prior to Wharton, Monica was a Finance Manager at American Express, supporting strategic partnerships and mobile products innovation. She recently interned in business development at Google, supporting the launch of its mobile wallet, Android Pay. Monica received her B.S. degree in Business Management from Stony Brook University.