Writer, producer, and member of the 1491s, a sketch comedy group
Migizi Pensoneau (Ponca/Ojibwe) was born and raised in Minnesota. He attended the Native American Preparatory School in Rowe, NM and Wesleyan University. Migizi has worked for several Hollywood studios and independent companies as a contract writer and a producer for film and television. He is the recipient of awards, fellowships and grants from ABC/Disney, The Institute of American Indian Arts and the Sundance Institute, among others. He lives in Missoula, Montana, and soon hopes to acquire the requisite puppy and Subaru (beard deficiency notwithstanding).