Alicia Sanchez

Alicia Sanchez, 33 (New York), received a diploma in Pastry and Baking Arts from the Institute of Culinary Education and loves to put her own twists on everyday dishes. After moving to New York from Kansas City, Alicia opened a bakery specializing in customized cakes and cupcakes. This upbeat New Yorker combines her expertise and passion while teaching young adults how to cook as the chef instructor at Manhattan’s Grand Street Settlement.