Monica was born and raised in Colorado. Her love of animals led her to pursue a pre-veterinary degree at CSU, and she ended up caring for animals through grooming for 17 years, 10 of which she owned her own business. She discovered her true calling in medicine, and transitioned to becoming a Physician Assistant. She spent two years in Florida and couldn’t wait to come back to Colorado!
Bachelor’s of Science in Animal Science from CSU – 2006
EMT Certification – 2017
Post-baccalaureate pre-medicine studies at CU Denver – 2017
Masters Degree of Medical Science from Nova Southeastern University – 2020
Graduated Magna Cum Laude – 2020
Chancellor’s Award – 2020
Member of APAA and Colorado Pain Society
Monica is a true Coloradan who loves being in nature and exploring the mountains, hiking, camping, and snow shoeing. She loves animals and enjoys seeking out wildlife to observe and photograph. Monica also loves to travel and explore other cultures.
“You are one decision away from an entirely new life. Be brave and pursue life with abandon.” Monica Gordon