Monica Wilkie is a Policy Analyst at the Centre for Independent Studies. Monica has a Bachelor of Arts in English and History from the University of Newcastle and a Masters of Media Practice from the University of Sydney. She has worked as a media analyst where she was responsible for providing analysis to a variety of government and private sector clients. While studying her Masters Monica was a part of a university initiative to cover the 2016 federal election. Monica has a passion for modern history and political philosophy.