Associate - Communications, Marketing and Public Affairs
Monica Chritton joined the Council in January 2019 as an Associate for Communications, Marketing and Public Affairs. Monica interned in the Council’s Washington office in the Fall of 2018, and supported the ICT, Thailand, Laos and Myanmar portfolios.
Prior to joining the Council, Monica served as a VIA fellow at the Inle Heritage Hospitality and Vocational Training Center on Inle Lake, Myanmar, where she taught English and career skills to local hospitality students.
Monica holds a B.B.A. in Marketing from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. While she was an undergraduate, she worked as a research assistant and teaching assistant at the UW School of Business, a compliance intern at the State of Wisconsin Investment Board, and a director of the UW Student Union Music Committee. She also studied at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, which included work as a project assistant at the Antai College of Economics and Management. Monica grew up in Singapore and speaks Mandarin.