Liz Simons

Degree and Year: 
BA 2001
Professional Title: 
Writer/Comedian/Actor
Employer: 
Self-Employed

Professional Background: 
I've worked in a variety of capacities in the 15 years since I graduated from Duke . . . radio sales, kickball, matchmaker . . . I started doing standup in 2004 and have never stopped. I recently launched an acting career and have been seen on Broad City.

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 
Absolutely! I have always forged my own path which is quintessential in an English major.