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Shantira Jackson is a Chicago transplant based in Los Angeles. She is currently a writer for “The Amber Ruffin Show” on the Peacock Network and “Big Mouth” on Netflix.

She was most recently a writer and consulting producer for the new “Saved By The Bell” reboot and has worked as a consulting producer on CNN’s “She The People” and as a staff writer for the late-night talk show “Busy Tonight” on E!,  NPR’s “Ask Me Another”, and BET’s “50 Central”. She has also written for the “Writer’s Guild Awards”, “The Webby Awards” and “The ESPYS”. You can also catch her as a co-host on the podcast “Busy Philipps Is Doing Her Best”

Don’t miss Shantira and a plethora of incredible guest hosts at the Boom Chicago Comedy Festival