Mishell Livio has worked professionally as a morning radio host (currently on 101.1 WKQX-FM), as an actress on television and in film and as a print and runway model. In Chicago, she restructured the Under the Gun curriculm as well as created and ran the Power Up Ensemble program. She created and directs the Hispanic Ensemble, Generation LatinX, currently performing in the iO Mission Theater.
She is a graduate of UCBLA, iO West, the Second City Los Angeles, and CSz Chicago. In LA, she shadow coached at iO West under Brandon Sornberger. In Utah, she performed with the Laughing Stock improv troupe and coached a musical and non-musical improv teams. In Arizona, she helped adapt and teach the DSI curriculum (short and long form improv) at the Tucson Improv Movement (TIM). Check out her band at www.AbandomBand.com.