Monica Leschick grew up in La Jolla and graduated with honors from UCSD with a BA in Communication and a Master’s in Education. Raised by parents who owned an art gallery on Prospect Street, Monica has a deep appreciation for art and culture. She has studied in Spain and lived in Paris. Her professional experience includes sales, business management, marketing and advertising, as well as freelance writing for San Diego Metropolitan Magazine and North Park News. Monica has an extensive background in sales management and client relations, where she excelled as a result of listening carefully to clients and using effective communication and negotiation skills, qualities that are certain to provide her clients a significant advantage.