Tess is a Los Angeles based writer and nationally touring comedian who has appeared at the Comedy Central Stage, Meltdown Comics, UCB, and at clubs and colleges throughout the country. She regularly writes for a number of outlets, including Vice, The Guardian, Vox, MTV News, Jezebel, and L.A Weekly. She has also written for TruTV’s “Billy on the Street;” was one of the hosts of Ovation TV’s “Broadway Bash,” and recently wrapped work on season one of “Throwing Shade” for TVLand. She holds a B.A. in Screenwriting from Loyola Marymount University, and is the co-bookwriter and lyricist of “Time Between Us,” an original two person musical, which premiered in New York as part of the 2011 New York Musical Theater festival, where it was named Critic’s Pick, and has since enjoyed a number of regional productions. She is one of the producers and hosts of Lady to Lady, a popular podcast on the Maximum Fun Network; live talk show at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade in Los Angeles; and regular SnapChat series on Comedy Central.