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Troy Wilkerson is a former Americorps alumni with three years of voluntary service under his belt. During his time, he served as a youth counselor, Americorps team leader and an environmental coordinator. He was responsible for tasks such as facilitating team building initiatives, communication activities, and designing outdoor curriculum.
These days, he focuses on being a good fiancée while pursuing a stand up comedy career. He is the founder of "Is This Thing On?", a weekly comedy showcase that provides opportunities for emerging comedic professionals. He is still helping kids by working as a part time youth advocate consultant, and he works as a graphic designer.
Some of the topics we discuss in this episode are:
- How do entrepreneurship & comedy intertwine.
- The importance of timing and failure
- How do you address setbacks
- How would you define success
You can connect with Troy on his Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ISTHISTHINGComedy
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