Monique was born and raised in rural Alabama.  She attended Tuskegee University where she graduated with honors with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering.  Upon completion of her degree, she received a full time position with Chevron Corporation as a facilities engineer in Houston, TX.  Currently she is a Realtor in Houston.

She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Houston Association of Realtors, and the National Society of Professional Women.  She founded “Pretty Powerful Ink” which is an organization that encourages women to use their education, influence, and connections to encourage young girls to reach their highest potential.  She enjoys mentoring young girls and tutoring kids who struggle in math and science.
She is married to her high school sweetheart, Spencer Johnson, and has two children, Kaeden and Kerrington.