- Had leukemia as a child.
- Was voted "Most Likely to Succeed" in high school.
- Went to college with Whitney Cummings.
- Interned for Sesame Street and Late Night with Conan O'Brien while going to college.
- Did improve with iO troupe and Second City in Chicago, performing alongside future Saturday Night Live castmate Paul Brittain.
- Joined the cast of SNL in September 2010.