A born and raised Texan, Weikei grew up in Houston, TX where he graduated with a BA in psychology(Rice University 2011) in order to pursue a PhD in cognitive neuroscience (he didn't get one). After graduating, he lead a double life in Dallas, TX as a researcher(Center for BrainHealth) and improvisational comedian(Dallas Comedy House, since August 2012). Weikei moved here in 2015 to study at the UCB. He has been through the WSS program, is an Advanced Study Student at the UCB, and a performer on two indie teams, Love Field and an all Asian Male team: Miss Golightly.