Edson Montenegro

Edson Montenegro

LGBTQ+ Advocate & Comedian

Edson Montenegro (they/them), by day, works at Nielsen and, by night, is a New York-based comedian. They have performed at The Magnet Theater and currently perform in a sketch show, Queer Window, at The Squirrel Theater. Originally from Los Angeles and a first generation Latin-American, Edson graduated from Northwestern University in 2019, having majored in Communication Studies. They began their recovery journey in college; and now, they focus their sketch comedy on queerness, gender, intersectionality, and spirituality.

Eating Recovery Center is accredited through the Joint Commission. This organization seeks to enhance the lives of the persons served in healthcare settings through a consultative accreditation process emphasizing quality, value and optimal outcomes of services.

Organizations that earn the Gold Seal of Approval™ have met or exceeded The Joint Commission’s rigorous performance standards to obtain this distinctive and internationally recognized accreditation. Learn more about this accreditation here.

Joint Commission Seal