Maureen Sebastian is a Lortel Award-nominated actor, writer, and producer. After graduating from the University of Michigan, Maureen moved to New York City after receiving the J.R. Humphreys Fellowship for writing for the School of Professional Studies at Columbia University. She produced and starred in the web series “Pretty Precious Unicorns” and the short film “The Second Province”, which was nominated for Best Short Film at the Downtown Urban Arts Festival. She produced and co-created the podcast “Gulp” with Risa Sarachan, which was a part of The Independent Filmmaker Project’s inaugural Audio Hub, as well as “A Guide to Freedom: A North Star Fund Podcast” with the social justice non-profit North Star Fund, which supports grassroots organizing led by communities of color. She is a member of Ma-Yi Theatre Company’s Writer’s Lab and The Gotham Film & Media Institute.