MY CV

Comedy Writer

Experienced scriptwriter with a passion for structure and storytelling. Detail-oriented writer adept at developing scripts, punching up humor in sketches and screenplays, and understanding the importance of timing and structure in all writing formats.

November 2021 - Present

TEACHER, COMEDY WRITING - RUBBISH COMEDY

Comedy collective that offers instruction comedy writing and performance.

  • Teach workshops through Zoom about how to write monologue jokes, desk bits, and sketches

  • Previous students have gotten staffed on late night shows and other writers’ rooms

July 2020

AWARDS SHOW WRITER

Collaborated with Amber Ruffin to write jokes for her hosting gig at the Just for Laughs Festival.

  • One of two writers who wrote lines for the opening and closing monologues and guest intros

  • Corresponded and organized jokes through Google Suites

July 2019 - Present

DIRECTORS' LIAISON - BOOGIEMANJA NYC

Weekly sketch show that has run in New York City since 2015.

  • Manage the hiring of new directors for Boogiemanja, a sketch collective in New York City

  • Conduct Writers’ Rooms, edit sketches, and approve run orders for the shows

  • Many alumni of Boogiemanja now work as Staff Writers and Writers’ Assistants

August 2018 - October 2019

TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL

Nonprofit educational organization that helps improve public speaking and leadership skills.

  • Wrote columns that helped readers add humor to their speeches

Gave a presentation on humor writing at their 2019 International Convention in Denver, CO

March 2017 - April 2018

WRITER & ASSOCIATE PRODUCER - PASSPORT CONTROL WITH MEHDI BARAKCHIAN

Late Night Show that ran on BRIC-TV in New York City.

  • Member of an All-POC writers’ room

  • Pitched jokes on monologues, sketches, and interviews

Designed the opening segment of the show and helped produce digital content