Janet is a Los Angeles based writer and comedian originally from Austin, Texas. She's written several specs, pilots, a web series, a short play, several essays and storytelling pieces. She has done standup at Drunkalogue, Tao Comedy, Thalia and Hot Tub. Her storytelling performances include Teatro Luna's Talking While Female, Funny on Paper at The Ruby LA and Historia at Book Show in Highland Park. Look for her early 2020 at Golden Hour and Hot Medusa.
Janet won the 2017 Scriptwriter's Network Script Competition for her Halt and Catch Fire spec "Holding Out for a Hero". Her original pilot "Sauced" achieved Second Rounder status in the 2019 Sundance Institute Episodic Lab. She has been awarded the UCB Diversity Scholarship multiple times and is a graduate of UCB's Sketch & Improv Programs. Janet has written sketches for stages all over LA, including UCB, iO West, ACME Comedy, and The Ruby.
Janet was a member of the sketch teams Mike Pence's Big Queer Nightmare and The Ruby's house sketch team The Volcano. She studied showrunning with Beth Lapides as an Associate Producer at UnCabaret Comedy and is the host/producer of Drunkalogue, a monthly show featuring sober comedians (and a few not so sober) telling their favorite drinking stories, past and present.
Janet is represented by Seamus Lyte Management.