MATTEL / "APPLES TO APPLES" AND VARIOUS WRITER
Freelance writer for board games “Apples to Apples” and “Apples to Apples Junior” as well as various confidential projects.
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
I attended Tisch School of the Arts, where I studied with Lauri Peters at Circle in the Square, David Mamet's Atlantic Theater, the great improv master Paul Sills, and Louis Scheeder's Shakespeare Studio.
I am a six-time Daytime Emmy® nominated TV producer, writer and comedian in Los Angeles.
I'm also known by my alter ego/true identity Kelly Kurtzhals Geiger as a fiction writer.
E! News / NBC UNIVERSAL WRITER / producer
Nominated for six Daytime Emmy® Awards as writer and producer of daily entertainment news. From host copy, to network promos, and field oversee edits to a final cut.
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AT NORTHRIDGE
I am currently attending CSUN in pursuit of my Master's Degree in English Creative Writing.
My story with Bards and Sages Quarterly is now available for purchase! My blurb is right at the top of the page: Siblings procure a new drug designed to eradicate Alzheimer's in patients with a family history of the disease, but the drug has unintended side effects in "If You Forget Me, Do I Exist?" Read it here:
I also just received an ARF (Association of Retired Faculty) Award from CSUN for my novel/thesis in progress titled The Malmos. Keep those accolades coming!
CLEAN HOUSE COMES CLEAN / STYLE NETWORK WRITER
Responsible for culling the “Clean House” show archives and crafting a half-hour talk show based around theme-based clips.
WHAT'S WITH THAT HOUSE & MANLAND / HGTV WRITER
Writing paper cuts for pilot series “Manland,” and for “What’s With That House?” episodes “The Barn on Bell” and more.
HOLLYWOOD SQUARES / CBS KINGWORLD WRITER
Writing game show questions for hosts and guests including Ellen DeGeneres, Alec Baldwin, and Whoopi Goldberg, under Executive Producers Michael Levitt and Henry Winkler.
THE DAILY 10 / e! NETWORK WRITER / producer
Field producing celebrity interviews, and making deadlines for day-of-air packages for Executive Producer Bob Lifton and hosts Sal Masekela, Debbie Matenopoulos, and Catt Sadler.
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