Julie Welch is a faculty member at the USC School of Dramatic Arts. She has written and performed sketch comedy and improv at The Groundling Theater, and is a former member of the Groundlings Sunday Company. She has appeared as a recurring character in the HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm, as well as featured roles in films such as Sony Pictures’ Not Another Teen Movie. She has also written and directed several sketch comedy shows at various theatres in Los Angeles. She and her writing partner recently sold a comedy TV pilot to the E! Network. Currently, Welch teaches improvisational acting at the USC School of Dramatic Arts and also at The Groundling Theater, where she has served on the Steering Committee.