Teneile Warren is a queer-identified Jamaican born playwright, chef and spoken word artist, and poet. She is a 2016 Artist-in-Residence at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre and a 2013 Obsidian Playwright’s Unit participant. She has read and performed at readings across the city including Glad Day Bookshop Literary Series, Open Minds and the Speakeasy Reading Series. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Guelph and is the owner of nyam Afro-Caribbean Kitchen. She lives in Kitchener, ON with her wife, Rebecca and their two bunnies.