Irving Ruan is a comedy writer and performer.

He graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a degree in Computer Science and has studied improv, sketch writing, and satire at The Second City in Chicago.

His work has been published in McSweeney's, Funny Or Die, The Bold Italic, The Cooper Review, The Six Fifty, and elsewhere. Currently, he is an editor for Slackjaw.

Irving lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.