Bio: My name is Monica Escamilla. I was born in Mexico, adopted Canadian and currently working in West Africa for a while. In between all that, I have worked with Mexican native communities, Canadian corporations, Saudi Arabian hospitals, Cambodian NGOs and the Catholic Church here and there. I am a teacher by profession and very passionate about it. I am very curious, a bit of a nerd sometimes, and also very active. My faith and my relationships are very important to me, they are my strength and compass. Top 5 favorite: 1. Favorite country visited: Japan 2. Favorite book: The Fifth Mountain, Paulo Coehlo 3. Favorite subject at school: History 4. Favorite saints: St J. Baptiste de La Salle, Ignatius de Loyola and Francis Xavier. 5. Favorite quote: "I live the life I love and I love the life I live"