Born and raised in Hawaii, Kermet Apio enjoyed a childhood in paradise. He attended the University of Washington, and in May 1990, he quit his job, said good bye to health care and benefits, and took the leap to performing full time. It is still his only job skill. Kermet has made several TV appearances, including A&E’S ‘An Evening at the Improv’, Comcast Comedy Spotlight, Almost Live (Seattle NBC) and Comics A to Z (PBS). He has showcased at comedy festivals in Aspen, Las Vegas, and Vancouver and has performed in 47 states and 3 Canadian provinces. He is also a past winner of the prestigious Seattle Comedy Competition.