Alison Banowsky is Chicago based improviser, actor, writer and voice artist. Currently, she's thrilled to be performing with Second City's National Touring Company. She 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.