Eric Weiss

Eric Weiss

Eric developed his improv teaching and performance style under the mentorship of Ben Taxy—the founder of Santa Fe Improv. He went on to complete training in character-based improv at The Groundlings, Los Angeles and studied extensively with Will Hines, along with other notable Upright Citizens Brigade instructors Alex Berg, Shannon O’Neil, and Brandon Gardner.

Rachel Michaela

Rachel Michaela

Rachel Michaela began her study of acting under Roger Coreman Studios legend Eb Lottimer (Albuquerque) in 2015. She went on to study under Lesly Kahn (Los Angeles) and was mentored by Sam Christensen (Burbank). In 2016 she began studying improv under Ben Taxy (Santa Fe).

Laurel Johnson

Laurel Johnson

Laurel Johnson Operations Coordinator Laurel Johnson has been improvising at Santa Fe Improv since 2023. Laurel holds a Bachelor of Science of Nursing from the University of Maryland School of Nursing, and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Anthropology from Earlham...
Nick Hubley

Nick Hubley

Nick Hubley Board Treasurer, Instructor, and Technical Director Nick earned his PhD in chemistry from the University of Missouri and loves to talk science. Bring it up sometime. He plays violin and has performed in several orchestras, musical pits, quartets, and a...