Alison Banowsky is a Chicago based improviser, actor, writer and voice artist. She currently is a member of Second City's National Touring Company. Alison has performed with Second City Theatricals aboard the NCL Gem, at The Annoyance Theater [Trigger Happy, Burlesque Is More, Big Sausage Pizza, Sight Unseen, Penny the F*ckable Dolphin], and iO Chicago [Miracle RanchLola, Handsome, The Herold etc.]. Alison has also appeared in national, regional, and web commercials both on camera and as a voice artist.

TV credits include: Hidden America With Jonah Ray directed by Troy Miller [Arrested Development, Flight of The Conchords] and Hot Date, directed by Matthew Pollock and executive produced by Will Arnett. She is represented by Paonessa Talent. She lurves soft pretzels and cheese.