Sara Schaefer is an American stand-up comedian and writer. She was raised in Midlothian, Virginia, the daughter of Billie and William "Bill" Schaefer. She attended Maggie Walker Governor's School, and went to college at William & Mary. Following college, in 2000, Schaefer moved to New Orleans, Louisiana and participated in the theater scene. In 2001 Schaefer moved to New York City and began writing, producing and performing comedy. Schaefer currently lives in Los Angeles, CA.