Nina Jayashankar is a Chicago based actor and a recent graduate of Northwestern University, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre with the Music Theatre Certificate, as well as another major in Mathematics. Originally from San Jose, California, Nina has begun her career in Chicago with musicals at Music Theatre Works and Windy City Music Theatre, as well as a reading with Timeline Theatre. She looks forward to becoming a part of the performing arts family in Chicago. When she isn't performing, Nina works as a software developer. She enjoys reading, cooking, and playing the ukulele.