Aleysa Young made her television debut directing the entire first season of The Baroness Von Sketch Show and has since returned to direct its fourth season. She has also directed multiple episodes of Workin' Moms, Cavendish, Kim's Convenience, and This Hour Has 22 Minutes. Her work has garnered a Directors Guild of Canada Award, a Canadian Comedy Award and multiple Canadian Screen Award nominations.
She is currently directing the first season of New Eden, a mocumentary that follows the misguided attempt of two women who start what would become the first, all-female cult.
In addition to her commercial work, she’s also working on a documentary about small town Chinese restaurants.
If there's a spare moment, she's updating the Listings List, a curated collection of Craigslistings.