- Worked as an investment banker before turning to acting and stand-up comedy in 2004.
- Founded the poker magazine All In.
- Trained with improv groups the Groundlings and Upright Citizens Brigade.
- Geeta Patel — Sister
- University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States (BA in Economics and International Studies, 2001)
- Birth Place: Freeport, Illinois, United States
- Profession: Actor