Matt Elwell uses improvisation to help people and organizations experience greater imagination, joy, and success.
Matt is the President and CEO of ComedySportz of Chicago, Inc., and has been teaching improvisation to actors, improvisers, business people, educators, and students for over 10 years.
As an instructional designer, Matt Elwell has created learning experiences used by AT&T, McDonalds, Atellas Pharma U.S., SRR, the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, and the U.S. Navy. Matt is a Certified Professional in Learning and Performance through the American Society for Training and Development.
As a performer, Matt has appeared with ComedySportz, Second City Theatricals, GayCo, WNEP, iO and Dave & Co, and has taught as an Associate Faculty Member of the Second City Training Center in Chicago.
Matt is also active in the international leadership of ComedySportz, serving as Treasurer of its governing body and chairing the organization's rebranding taskforce. Matt also serves as Vice President of Finance for the Chicagoland Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development. Matt lives in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago with his wife, Kathe.
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