Monique Govan is in her third year with the Michigan State women's basketball program. Govan was promoted to Coordinator of Basketball Operations in June 2009, after spending her first two seasons as the team's video coordinator.
Prior to MSU, Govan spent two seasons as the Director of Basketball Operations at Ball State University. Govan's responsibilities at BSU included assisting in all aspects of recruiting, film breakdown, and travel. She also served as the liaison for the student managers.
Govan was a four-year letterwinner at Massachusetts-Amherst, where she was a tri-captain in 2004-05. A member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Council at UMass, she was a two-year member of the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Cup Honor Roll.
Govan participated in the WBCA `So You Want to be a Coach' program and served as an assistant coach for the Springfield Pro-Am Women's League in 2003.
The Chicago, Ill., native earned her bachelor's degree in sport management from Massachusetts-Amherst in 2005 and earned her master's degree in sports administration from Ball State in 2007.