Lauren Lapkus is an actress and improviser in Los Angeles. Originally from Evanston, Illinois, she graduated from DePaul University and performed all over Chicago, including iO and The Second City. After a whirlwind year in NYC she moved to Los Angeles, where she can be seen performing sketch comedy with Goodman and improv with Bangarang!, both at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. Her credits include "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" where she appeared in a segment with Ryan Reynolds, "The Middle" on ABC, HBO's "Life and Times of Tim", and the upcoming NBC sitcom, "Are You There, Chelsea?".