Improv Comedy Delivered's founder and primary facilitator Shawn Westfall has taught, directed and performed improvisational comedy for more than 12 years with a number of professional improv troupes. The exclusive teacher of improvisational comedy at the DC Improv for more than four years, Shawn teaches classes in beginning improv, advanced short-form and long-form improv, as well as improv workshops focusing on character, long form, and non-traditional improv techniques. His classes (and their performance shows) have been featured in the pages of The Washington Post, The Washington Post Express, Washingtonian magazine and The Georgetowner, as well on Washington Post Radio, DC 101, and WTOP Radio. He also hosts a popular monthly improv show at the DC Improv.
Not only has Shawn taught these principles to individual students, he's also taught improv as a strategy for organizational development to various public and private organizations, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, Discovery Channel, Touchstone Consulting, and Booz Allen Hamilton.