Monica Stuart is a journalist at UN Public Broadcasting.

When the Ring opened up to the slow zone, and ships started shipping out there to investigate, Stuart and her team joined the crew of the Rocinante to make a documentary.

During the Slow Zone Incident, she hosted Radio Free Slow Zone together with Annushka Volovodov on the OPA battleship Behemoth to spread peace-keeping propaganda.

Monica is mentioned seeking interviews with the people on Ilus. She appears from Mars in video watched by Havelock where she interviews a game developer named Curvelo about a controversy and he mentions consequences of violence.

When ships travelling through the rings disappeared, Stuart started investigating and enlisted Holden's help on Tycho Station.

She helps Holden produce human interest videos to help unite people.Monica's name was included as one of the journalist's questions in the staged press conference after Laconia defeats Sol.