Monica's personal bio
Monica Ricks joined PAX Financial Group in 2021. In her role as a Financial Advisor, her ultimate goal is to help the people in her community succeed in life and live to their full potential.
Born and raised in Mexico, Monica moved to the United States at the age of 14. It has always been important for Monica to help others better themselves through educated decisions. Previously an external auditor in public accounting, auditing different industries and preparing their financial statements, Monica decided to join PAX Financial Group because the company has many values that align with her own.
Monica is currently in the process of obtaining her CFP certification and is a CPA candidate. She belongs to the Financial Planning Association, San Antonio CPA Society, Texas Society of CPAs, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
When not at work, Monica attends fundraisers and events to support various nonprofits around the area. She is a Frontier Committee member with the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo and contributes to St. Vincent de Paul, Kinetic Kids, Safer Path Family Violence Shelter and the San Antonio Food Bank. Outside of San Antonio, Monica also belongs to Plan Cuatro Cienegas 2040, and she is the Godmother of a child in Coahuila, Mexico, sending monthly support for his development in family, health, education and work.
What motivates Monica?Continuous personal growth and betterment to help others achieve greatness
Community Involvement:Monica is a Frontier Club Committee member with the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, and an advocate and Godmother to one of the children in Plan Cuatro Cienegas 2040, a Mexican organization that fosters development for the next generation. She also participates in various galas and fundraising events to support local charities.
Interests:Travel, participating in BBQ cook-offs with her husband, music, hunting, fishing
Favorite book:The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Favorite team:Green Bay Packers (NFL), Spain (UEFA), Ducati (MotoGP), Houston Cougar and Astros (by marriage)