MEET OUR ENSEMBLE
A group of people working as ONE!
Tiffani Sierra – Founder & Master Facilitator
Tiffani Sierra is an actress,experiential speaker, master teaching artist, and alumni of the famous Improv School, The Second City in Hollywood, CA. Her acting training hails from the prestigious Neighborhood Playhouse in New York and A.C.T in San Francisco. As an arts educator, her training comes from the UCLA Arts and Healing Program. She is a certified Social Emotional Arts Facilitator.
With over 15 years of experience working in schools and organizations, Tiffani shifted her focus from performing in Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York, to transforming lives through developing theatre programs using the art of improvisation. Her innovative workshops were featured with her work with East LA Classic Theatre and the Award-winning Odyssey Theatre Program “The Odds”, working with underserved Los Angeles youth. Tiffani has being a highly-acclaimed teaching artist with Unusual Suspects, Each One Reach One, offering playwriting programs in juvenile halls in the Bay Area, and P.S Arts.
In 2010 she founded Improv It Up and has been using Improvisation to help students, organizations and corporations experience greater creativity, teamwork, personal growth and transformation, improved working relationships, boosting morale, and performance skills.
Adrian Figueroa – Chief Improvement Officer & Master Facilitator
Adrian is a Mechanical Engineer with a Masters in Business with over 20 years of continuous improvement experience in manufacturing, distribution, performing arts, music, sports, and education to develop curriculum, facilitate workshops, coach, mentor, and train teams and individuals to unlock their potential professionally and personally, while supporting Improv It Up’s mission and vision strategic plans using the principals of improv.
My focus is to create programs and workshops for corporate business and personal development needs that combine Lean, Agile, and Six Sigma methodologies with the rules of improv and facilitate experiential workshops for performance improvements in productivity, innovation, sales, leadership, and team building.
Joaquin Garay III – Facilitator
Preston Lopez- MS, Facilitator/Consultant
Alissa Hill-Creative Marketing Associate
Alissa is a student at Cal State Fullerton pursing her degree in Liberal Studies. She is an avid photographer with a special eye in capturing epic moments for Improv it Up.