Starred her own comedy special, "I'm Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine)" on Netflix.
Published her first book, I Can Barely Take Care of Myself: Tales From a Happy Life Without Kids, which became a New York Times best seller.
Made her first appearance as a narrator on the web series "Drunk History." She would go on to appear on the series two more times, after it was picked up by HBO.
Became a writer on the comedy series "Chelsea Lately."
Released her first comedy album, "Self Help."
Has studied jazz, tap, and modern dance since childhood, even minoring in modern dance at Emerson College.
Has been known to make frequent appearances on popular comedy podcasts, including "The Paul F. Tomcast" and "The Crabfeast," in addition to her own podcast, "I Seem Fun: The Diary of Jen Kirkman Podcast."