Andy Erikson is a standup comedian, writer and actress with a love of wizards, cats and squirrels. And unicorns. She was diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome at the age of two and spent her childhood navigating leg braces, back braces, heart surgeries and overall general awkwardness. After being freed from high school, Andy found a whole new life in the performing arts world and embraced what made her different. In 2015 she placed third on NBC’s Last Comic Standing and soon after discovered a whole new family and support system within the Marfan community.