Kristin Henn, Festival Director

Kristin Henn teaches, produces and performs Improv in Austin, Texas. You can catch her performing weekly with What’s the Story Steve at ColdTowne Theater and at libraries & schools throughout Texas. She has taught Improv and Creative Drama to children and adults for 8 years and holds a BFA in Directing Theatre and an MA in Theatre History and Criticism. She is a proud graduate of the ColdTowne Conservatory and has taken classes and workshops from countless visiting artists. This is her fourth year to direct Excused Absence Comedy Festival.

Wendy Salome, Executive Producer

Wendy is a graduate of the ColdTowne Conservatory, a  fantastic improviser, a roller derby champion and a celebrated addition to our team. In addition to her work with Excused Absence Comedy, she is an crucial member of the ColdTowne Community.

Scott Morgan, Producer and Marketing Director

Scott is a performer and teacher with a natural ability to corral children and adults. You can catch him on the ColdTowne stage Saturday mornings at What’s the Story Steve or on Austin comedy stages throughout the week. Scott is known for his ability to turn a thousand disjointed ideas thrown at him by children into amusing and downright enjoyable short films.