Monica 1Monica R. Brigham
Student Success Coach
mbrigham@richland.edu
217.875.7211, ext. 6270

MPA in Criminal Justice Administration, Columbia Southern University, Orange Beach, Al

Monica joined the Richland family as a Student Success Coach in November of 2021.  Prior to joining Richland, she was a legal assistant for Meyer Capel Law Firm, A Professional Corporation, located in Champaign, IL.  Monica is excited to engage with students and help them to excel on their journey toward success.

Monica has been inspired by many people on her journey in life, and one person in particular is her grandmother, Elnora Bryant. She also lived by the motto, “it’s just nice to be nice” and Monica does her best to carry that out every day.

FUN FACTS: Monica was born and raised in Danville, IL. She has two adult sons, Johnathon and Keith and a granddaughter, Aaliyah.  She is close to her mother, has two siblings and loves University of Memphis football and tailgating. GTG!!