Mel Austin performs comedy for corporations, military, fundraisers, senior homes, private parties, school assemblies and churches. Mel does ongoing shows for Primerica, American Cancer Society, Veterans of Foreign Wars, VA Hospitals, SCAN Health Care and Ontario/ Chino Unified School Districts. As the CEO of Laughing to Success Entertainment and Laughing 2 Success Academy, Mel has access to other comedians to create a full show for clients when requested.
Mel has been an actor and comedian for the last 20 years and has served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He also performs at The Improv, Comedy Store, Laugh Factory and produces comedy events at major venues and local community gathering places. Mel Austin is the host and creator of “Squeaky Clean Comedy” at Dave & Buster's (Ontario, CA., San Diego & Orange County). He has several commercial, film and theatre credits. His most recent nationwide commercials are with Terminix and National Geographic and AMP’D Mobile.
Mel Austin is a coach/trainer/teacher of acting and standup comedy for teenagers, adults and rehabilitated prison inmates. Originally from Chicago, Illinois; He resides in the city of Riverside, California.
Comedy/Hosting & Speaking Events
Corporate (Meetings, Trainings, Parties)
-Century 21 Realtors
-Junior Blind of America
-Securitas Security Services
-Suburban Propane, Inc.
-World Financial Group
Non-Profit (Fundraisers, Graduations, Celebrations)
-American Cancer Society
-Salvation Army Shelter
-Narcotics Anonymous Conference
-The Kposowa Foundation, Inc.
-Financial Peace University
Military (Banquets, Roasts, Stress Relief)
-Veteran of Foreign Wars
-Naval Sea Cadets
-Women Veteran Conference
-Healers Helping Heroes
School Assemblies (Anti-Bullying, Testing, Rallies)
-UC Santa Barbara
-Rio Hondo College
-Ontario High School
-Vineyard Jr. High School
-Levi Dickey Elementary
Churches (Fundraisers, Celebrations, Retreats)
-St. Bede’s Church
-Cucamonga Christian Fellowship
-Trinity Baptist Church
-Church of Scientology
-The Spiritual Center