Amber Schaefer is an award-winning comedy director with a background in writing, acting and producing. A ‘Jane of all trades’, she’s acted in spots for brands like Smart Water and Stella Artois and wrote and produced content for clients like Expedia and AmEx before making the leap to directing. A gifted and instinctual comedian, Schaefer studied improv, character and sketch at the Pit, the Magnet and Upright Citizens Brigade. As a director she’s worked with talent like Ben Schwartz, Shaquille O’Neal and Sam Smith while crafting content for College Humor, Geico, Kayak and Dos Equis. She lives in Los Angeles with her half dead plants and is writing her debut feature film.