Who is the Polk Street Pizza Lady?
Andrea Carla Michaels says that she had never done anything two days in a row, until a light-bulb moment and sense of commitment to her neighborhood changed her mind. Two years ago, she found her calling as “Pizza Lady,” which takes her, daily, through the alleys off Lower Polk Street.Â In today’s podcast, she shares the story of how that came to be.
Listen to her story by clicking on your favorite option belowâ€”all come with a special discount code for our upcoming Muni Diaries Live 10th Anniversary show!
Andrea just celebrated her 25th anniversary in San Francisco. Originally a standup comic, game show writer, and, for a brief stint, a writer for Designing Women, she now spends her time naming companies, constructing crossword puzzles for The New York Times and, as you’ll learn in this podcast, feeding folks.
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