Alec Cohen, AKA Michaels Peters, was born in East Quogue, NY and trained in sketch writing at Curious Comedy, UCB NY, and Reckless Theater NY. Alec is a writer on Boogiemanja at the PIT Loft and his work has been featured by UCBNY, MTV.com, The New York Times, Funny or Die, Mashable, Food.com, Comedy Hack Day, Rooftop Comedy, and The American Association of Immunologists. Alec has created ads, directed video, directed photography, strategized, theorized, innovated and shared adventures with brands like Nike, 20th Century Fox, BlackBerry, The Foo Fighters, Skullcandy, Bonneville Environmental Foundation, Prabal Gurung, Flipboard and adidas. He is lactose sensitive.