Jody Bufkin is a recovering alcoholic/comedian working as a Senior Copywriter at Havas Chicago. Tom Russell is a recovering alcoholic/comedian and priest-in-training in Albuquerque. A decade ago, they met while performing stand-up comedy on the stages of Atlanta and became fast friends through a shared love for comedy and a deep passion for drinking. Together, they support each other's sobriety with the power of friendship and funny.
Alcoholism isn’t funny, but recovery is… kinda. Functioning: A Sobriety Podcast focuses on the recovery of functioning alcoholics and rock bottom risers with an insightful humor that brings light to a heavy subject.