Dena is a light-hearted comedian and writer who loves finding ways to share her stories with the world. In 2014, Dena received a nomination for the prestigious Tim Sims Encouragement Fund Award, given to aspiring comedians by the Second City. Dena has also won various stand-up comedy competitions and has opened for some fabulous performers such as Josh Gondelman, Wendy Liebman and Gina Yashere!
Dena has performed in JFL42, the SheDot Festival, the Guelph Comedy Festival, Gilda’s Laughfest and Toronto’s Dark Comedy Festival. Dena has been featured in Canadian Living Magazine, the Charlebois Post and Blog T.O and she can be seen performing at her weekly show at the Cameron House in Toronto. Dena also writes for CBC Comedy and the Beaverton and her stand-up can be heard on Sirius XM Radio.