Her first television role was on Baywatch from 1997 to 1998. In addition to playing the role of Susan on the show, Monaco also was Carmen Electra's body double at times because Electra couldn't swim. Seriously.
Monaco also co-hosted the 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards and earned her first Daytime Emmy Nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in 2003 for her job on Port Charles.
Kelly is involved in numerous children's charity events and programs for the elderly.