- First tried stand-up comedy as a freshman at the University of Colorado and began performing in open-mic nights as a senior at the University of Kansas.
- Moved to Los Angeles after college for a brief time to pursue stand-up comedy before relocating to New York.
- From 2011 to 2014, hosted a podcast titled You Had to be There with fellow comic Sara Schaefer, which eventually caught the attention of MTV.
- Was the co-host, co-creator and executive producer of the late-night MTV talk show Nikki & Sara Live.
- Was a semifinalist on the NBC series Last Comic Standing.
- Julie E. Glaser — Mother
- Edward J. Glaser — Father
- Attended University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States; University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, United States (2006)