Cristina Cote is a performer, writer and producer who was born and raised in the Big Apple. She’s the host and creator of HERsterical, an all-star, all-female comedy show that has been a part of the NY Comedy Festival and has featured Saturday Night Live’s Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones to name a few. A portion of the proceeds are donated to Gilda’s Club in honor of Gilda Radner, Cristina's childhood and current comedy role model and muse. Cristina often hosts and performs at charity events that are near and dear to her heart such as Gilda's' Club, Maya's Hope, Sanejo, Leukemia Lymphoma Society etc. In her spare time, Cristina also sells luxury real estate at Town Residential and hosts the Emmy-award winning PBS Real Estate/Lifestyle TV show, “Best Places to Live.” She has appeared on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” and has performed at Caroline’s on Broadway, the Friar’s Club and Upright Citizen’s Brigade and interviews top chefs for thewebsite, The Chef’s Connection. Cristina’s comedic character work includes her popular Russian alter-ego “Svetty” (@SvettyintheCity and she has enjoyed collaborating in character with comedians Kenan Thompson and Colin Quinn. Cristina studied improv at Upright Citizens Brigade and film and acting at American University.