Monica Roche is a Chicago native pursuing a Masters of Landscape Architecture at the University of Florida. She is a graduate of Loyola University of Chicago with a Business BA and a Classics minor. Her professional background includes work in Building Services, Financial Services and Real Estate.
Service work with special needs children, particularly those with sensory processing issues, gives Monica insight into the impact of programs and landscapes designed to nurture and activate innate responses. Monica’s business experience and expertise, combined with her love of design and nature are forces that drive her to design landscapes intentionally and to recognize opportunities for implementing change at different scales.
Business Development, Urban Design, Place-making, Photography
Monica paying her respects to Ahilyadevi Holkar, the warrior queen in whose honor 57 community halls are being constructed in Maharashtra.