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

BFA
​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. 

Education

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This is Me

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.

Kelly Kursten Geiger

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. 

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CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AT NORTHRIDGE

MA (in progress)
​I am currently attending CSUN in pursuit of my Master's Degree in English Creative Writing.

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This is the Latest

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.