Lisa Alvarado was born in Chicago to Peruvian parents and knew at an early age that she wanted to be a stand-up comedian. She performed improv while touring with The Player’s Workshop of Second City. Her talent as a comedian has given her the opportunity to make people laugh all across America. Recently, Lisa was chosen as one of the Top 20 "Up and Coming" Latino Talents in Los Angeles by Tu Cuidad Magazine. Television appearances include NBC’s "Last Comic Standing", Nick at Nite’s "The Search for the Funniest Mom in America 2", ABC’s "Comics Unleashed", SiTv, and LaTv.