Matt Elwell, CPLP uses improvisation to help people and organizations experience greater imagination, joy, and success.
Matt is the Executive Director of CSz Worldwide and performs locally with CSz Chicago on both their ComedySportz roster and as their Learning & Development Director. He has been teaching improvisation to actors, improvisers, business people, educators, and students for over 10 years.
As an instructional designer, Matt has created learning experiences used by AT&T, McDonalds, Atellas Pharma U.S., SRR, the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, and the U.S. Navy. Matt is a Certified Professional in Learning and Performance through the Association for Talent Development.
As a performer, Matt has appeared with ComedySportz, Second City Theatricals, GayCo, WNEP, iO and Dave & Co, and has taught as an Associate Faculty Member of the Second City Training Center in Chicago.
Matt enjoys promoting the Talent Development profession, serving as 2016 President for the Association for Talent Development, Chicagoland Chapter (ATDChi). Matt lives in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago with his wife, Kathe.
Want to talk more about what improvisation can do for you or organization, please reach out!