Lisa Pedace is an actor and comedian who has performed throughout the United States and abroad. Her one-woman comedy show, Looking to Upgrade, won Outstanding World Premiere at the San Diego International Fringe Festival.  Her one-woman comedy play, Neighborhood Watch, won the Sold-Out Award at Rogue Fringe. She is the author of the humor book, The Diet Joke, which is a Foreword Book of the Year winner and a Dr. Laura Recommended Book. TV credits include Monk and Veronica Mars. Lisa has performed at Big Pine Comedy Festival, San Francisco International Comedy Competition, SLO Comedy Festival, and San Diego Comedy Festival.  She also had emergency eye surgery for retinal detachment and a subsequent gas bubble in her eye, which resulted in her favorite headshot ever.