- Was involved in performances at No Shame Theater while studying at University of Iowa.
- In 2004, moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in comedy after graduating from college.
- Was named in Variety's list of 10 Comics to Watch in 2008.
- Regularly writes, directs and acts in sketch, improv and stand-up performances at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Los Angeles.
- Co-host of Not Too Shabby, a weekly sketch comedy show at UCB.
- Is a member of the improv comedy team Last Day of School and the sketch comedy group A Kiss From Daddy.
- Is frequently a guest on Comedy Bang Bang's podcast.
- Has been a member of two musical groups, The Glass Beef and Don't Stop or We'll Die.