Jamie Black

Jamie has been with SAK Comedy Lab since 2003. Her love of improv comedy began in college at Olivet Nazarene University in Kankakee, IL and continued in Kansas City, MO where she studied and performed with ComedySportz. In addition to SAK, Jamie has played with OFFSIDES Improv at the Gainesville Improv Festival, Orlando Improv Festival, The Black Box Improv Festival in Atlanta, and the Palm Beach Improv & Jamboree. She is privileged to have performed at the Orlando International Fringe Festival as well as the historic Winter Garden Theater with Orlando-based Jester Theater Company. When not performing at SAK, Jamie is at her day job making people laugh in an oral surgery office as a Certified Dental Assistant. She is married to fellow SAKtor Daryl Black and they have a son, Grayson.

Quick Facts

Hometown: Okemos, MI

Spirit Animal: Alpaca

Comedic Inspiration: Bea Arthur, Maya Rudolph, Carol Burnett, and 80’s hair band Poison

Random Fact: Before moving to Orlando, Jamie taught junior high in the US Territory of Guam.

Words of Wisdom: Smile. It increases your face value.