Alexis Simpson

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has been improvising since 2000. She co-founded the sketch and longform improv group The Throng while attending Haverford College. Alexis is a member of Philadelphia-based longform groups Rare Bird Show, The Real Housewives of Philadelphia, Ladies and Gentlemen, and EXTRA STRENGTH at the iO West in Los Angeles. In 2009, she co-founded the Philadelphia Joke Initiative, a 501(c)3 non-profit comedy advocacy organization.

Alexis splits her time between Philadelphia and Los Angeles, and has performed with her various projects all over North America, including appearances at the Del Close Marathon,the Chicago Improv Festival, the Dirty South Improv Festival, the ComedySportz World Championships, and the Toronto Improv Festival. She is a 2007 graduate of the Arden Theatre Company's Professional Apprentice program. When she rides the bus, she looooooooves to eavesdrop.