At fourteen, Monika was the youngest ever to win the prestigious Ford Modeling Agency's, Supermodel of the World competition. By fifteen, she was the youngest to have ever appeared on the cover of American Vogue and in the pages of the coveted Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. At eighteen, Monika moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career and has since appeared in over 50 films and television shows including The Bold and the Beautiful, Beastmaster and King of Queens. After studying journalism at UCLA, Monika then worked as a television correspondent on such prestigious shows as eTalk, ET Canada, Cityline, as well as, on the red carpet live for CTV during the Toronto International Film Festival. Today Monika has returned to Toronto and has set her sights on creating a global Monika Schnarre Brand. Starting with a clothing line, which was followed by a line of eyewear and, currently, iampure skincare. Monika recently returned to the small screen guest starring on the shows Saving Hope and Cracked. Recently, Monika was the spokesperson for Latisse eyelashes and Thermador brands. Monika will continue to support brands that align with her values and standards. Monika currently resides with her husband and young son in Muskoka, Ontario, Canada where she enjoys all sports including; running, hiking, rollerblading and skiing. She also enjoys home renovation and is an ambassador for Habitat for Humanity's Women Build Campaign.