Monique Merino was raised in Brooklyn, NY and attended high school in Miami, FL. At the age of 18, she returned to New York City to begin a career in the financial industry. She has worked in the investment sector for over 18 years. Monique has a bachelors degree in Business Finance. She has held her insurance licenses for over 7 years. Approximately 8 Years ago, her and her family chose to move to the Lehigh Valley as the quality of life for the children is much better. She worked as an insurance agent at MassMutual for over 2 years assisting potential clients in attaining life insurance. She then worked for United Healthcare assisting clients with purchasing the appropriate medicare supplement insurance plans for their health care coverage. For the past 3 years she worked as a registered client associate at Wells Fargo Advisors in Philadelphia, PA. She is now working at Linwood Forest Insurance Group as an independent insurance agent.