The Second City Works
Robyn Scott received her degree in addiction studies from Texas Tech University and worked as a case manager until 2001, when she decided to change course and pursue an acting career. Since graduating from the Conservatory at The Second City, she has performed with several improv ensembles throughout Chicago. As a member of the Screen Actors Guild, Scott has worked in TV and feature films. Credits include “The Rosie O’Donnell Show,” “Public Enemies” and several national television commercials. As a member of the Actors’ Equity Association, she has performed at the Goodman Theatre, the American Theatre Company, and The Second City in its theatricals “Twist Your Dickens” and “Date Me.” Scott has freelanced as a commercial copywriter, worked as a voiceover artist, and has written and produced a pilot and an award-winning Web series. Her work as a design lead for Second City Works has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, on NBC’s “The Today Show” and on ABC’s “World News with Diane Sawyer.” She also serves as a private executive presence coach and travels internationally leading corporate sessions in innovation, change management, leadership and storytelling.
Everyone knows that effective leaders need to model the behavior they want from others. Knowing that is one thing. Putting that into action when times are tense is another matter completely. For more than 55 years, The Second City has been developing powerful and compelling leaders who take bold risks in the world of comedy. In this interactive…
In Ask the Experts, speakers are invited back on stage to interact with the audience in a dynamic question and answer session. Attendees are encouraged to engage with the speakers on people management topics, generate questions and share ideas.