Monica is dedicated to continuing the traditions of her Alaska Native culture. She is a member of the Cup’iit Qissunamiut Youth Group in Chevak where she has learned skills from creating fish traps to traditional mittens. She helps out elders and youth in her community from passing out food at Thanksgiving potlucks to assisting at the youth spaghetti feed.
- Home Town Chevak
- School District Kashunamiut
- Award Category Cultural Pursuits, Service To Community