Upcoming Executives in Residence

Spring 2023


March 23-28, 2023

BS, Health Science (Purdue); Doctor of Law (University of Cincinnati)

Sally Brooks is a nationally touring stand-up comedian, writer and podcaster. Her first album, "Brooks Was Here" debuted at the top of the Apple Comedy charts. According to Pandora Radio "Sally Brooks unleashed a relentless wit on her debut album." The Laugh Button said she is "one of the hardest working comics in the business" and Axs.com called her a "rising star." Her second album, "Street Bird" came out in October 2022 with Helium Records and debuted at #1 on both Apple Music and Amazon. Showbiz Monkey called the album "a refreshing breath of fresh air," saying Sally is "fast, smart, and funny as all hell." She is the cohost of the popular podcast Dumb Love, a comedy podcast about true crime and true love. Additionally, Sally has worked as a freelance writer for over a decade, writing everything from humorous parenting essays and travel guides to branded content and social media. Her first book, a memoir about thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail, is forthcoming from Running Wild Press. 

TOPIC AREAS: Finding Your Passion, Comedy, Writing, Changing Careers, Being Your Own Business, Making Your Own Career Path, Podcasting, Non-profit Work

WEBSITE: https://www.sallybrookscomedy.com

Meet Executive in Residence Sally Chaffin Brooks! Click here to register for "Coffee and Consulting": a one-on-one or group session where you can discuss topics of interest and learn from Sally's expertise.