Senior Culinary Producer
What do you do on a daily basis?
Oversee culinary aspects of competition/reality, in-the-kitchen programming and digital programming, works on set for in the kitchen shows and liaises with producers, talent and kitchen staff. Responsible for managing Food Network and Cooking Channel culinary events.
Who is your culinary icon?
Who is your favorite food TV personality, past or present?
The Swedish Chef
What’s your favorite cookbook?
I don't use cookbooks, but I like Ad Hoc
What dish or ingredient will we never catch you eating?
Canned tuna fish
What’s your favorite condiment?
Open Pit BBQ Sauce
What’s the first dish you learned to make?
Sweet tooth, salty tooth or both?
What kitchen tool can’t you live without?
Spoon (you use it for everything)
What music do you like to listen to in the kitchen?
What’s your favorite food scene from a movie?
The end of Bridesmaids during the credits. I can't explain – — just watch it.
What’s your favorite alcoholic beverage?
If you weren’t in food, what career would you have liked to have tried?
What’s your favorite “food city” to visit?