Lauren Mandel is currently the Writers' Assistant at Saturday Night Live. She has been fortunate enough to study improv and sketch at the UCB Theater (NY & LA) since 2013 with many inspiring and talented teachers including John Murray, Brett Christensen, Natasha Rothwell, Amber Petty, Patrick Noth, David Siegel and Gavin Speiller. She can be seen as a producer and performer for UCB's late night talk show machine, Night Late!