Plano Comedy Festival is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization with support from the Plano independent comedy, improv and podcast communities.

Meet the Board

Wes Corwin is the founder of the Plano Comedy Festival. He produced the first Plano Comedy Festival in 2018, with the goal of bringing a larger awareness to the citizens of Plano of how great its local comedy is. Wes has been a stand-up for eight years and a producer of comedy events for five. In 2018, Wes was awarded the Funniest Comedian in Texas by the Addison & Arlington Improv and was announced Funniest Comedian in Dallas by the Dallas Observer

Britainy Goss loves Plano! For most of her life, she has lived, worked, and raised her family in Plano. Britainy has been performing stand-up comedy for three years and also produces comedy shows. She brings to the festival over 20 years of experience in event management and business operations from the non-profit and corporate sectors. In 2018, she performed in the first Plano Comedy Festival. 

Tom Smith is a stand-up comedian and comedy show producer from New York. Tom has been independently producing stand-up comedy shows for the last eight years. Tom started producing in upstate New York, where he put together a string of successful recurring monthly shows. For the past three years he has continued that success here in Dallas, and was honored to be asked to help co-produce this year’s Plano Comedy Festival.