Lisa Johnson Mitchell is a 20-year veteran of the ad world in New York and Dallas. She wrote/directed a piece for SNL alum Melanie Hutsell, which was performed during Jill Soloway’s “Sit ‘N Spin” at the HBO Workspace in Los Angeles. Her work has appeared in Red Fez, Deep South Magazine and Flash Fiction Magazine. One of her stories was a Semi-Finalist in the 2016 ScreenCraft Short Story Contest and it received an Honorable Mention in the 2017 Glimmer Train Fiction Open. She has written many plays, one of which was workshopped at the Tamarind Theatre in Old Hollywood. She has an MFA from the Bennington Writing Seminars in Vermont.