Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Scholarship Recipients

The American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF), with the support of the American Academy of Chefs (AAC), offers educational scholarships to high school students, college students, professional chefs looking to further their education or become certified and student culinary teams currently competing at ACF regional and national conferences.

ACFEF and AAC greatly appreciate the dedication of Chaîne des Rôtisseurs™ for their continued contributions to support young culinarians through scholarships.

2015

  • Kara Cattion, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Princess Ann, Md.
  • Catherine Lopez, Art Institute of San Antonio, Texas
  • Arti Louisiana, Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, Colo.
  • Sarah Mayer, Guilford Technical College, Jamestown, N.C.
  • Dustin Wesley, Louisiana Culinary Institute, Baton Rouge, La.

2013

  • Carmen Albino, Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Frank Carrieri, Providence, R.I.
  • Mary Alice Montgomery, Denver
  • Anna Powell, Indianapolis
  • Dwayne Sinclair, Riviera Beach, Fla.

2012

  • Sade Aguila, New Rochelle, N.Y.
  • Ashley Coates, Kingwood, Texas
  • James Edwards, Indianapolis
  • Dakota Kendall, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
  • Mayla Kritski-Baez, Lawrence, Kan.
  • Katherine Mcgeary, Delhi, N.Y.
  • JoAnn Rey, Garner, N.C.

2011

  • Robert Baki, Chicago
  • Pearle Jones, Grass Valley, Calif.
  • Amy Hang, Roseville, Mich.
  • Kareem Meade, New Rochelle, N.Y.
  • Shari Sweeney, Bronx, N.Y.
  • Catherine Weaver, Atlanta
  • Joshua Winokur, North Wales, Pa.
  • Mark Whitelock, Laurel, Md.

2010

  • Ashley Coates, Kingwood, Texas
  • Adelle Freeman, Lebanon, Pa.
  • Akino Jama West, Riviera Beach, Fla.
  • Jesse Orrill, Flagstaff, Ariz.
  • David Rico
  • Melissa Salas
  • San Shoppell, Honolulu
  • Charity Teague, Albuquerque, N.M.
  • Joseph White, Fairmont, W.Va.

2009

  • Ella Adams, Austin, Texas
  • Lucio Battista, Hopewell Junction, N.Y.
  • Gloria Blanco, West Palm Beach, Fla.
  • Tyler Burke, Phoenix
  • Lindy Campo, Kaneohe, Hawaii
  • Taryn Challenger, Millersburg, Pa.
  • Bryan Dickey
  • Michael Edlund, Rhinelander, Wis.
  • Miranda Edson, Olney, Md.
  • Brian Foley, Metlakatla, Alaska
  • Courtney Fowler, Raleigh, N.C.
  • John Gault, Pittsburgh
  • Elizabeth Hanus, Ballston Lake, N.Y.
  • Kristen Holtvoigt, Brookville, Ohio
  • Julia Julian, Portage, Wis.
  • Patricia Lindstrom, Monrovia, Md.
  • Benjamin Martin, Philadelphia
  • Sarah Evans, Mattituck, N.Y.
  • Ja’Lisa McKeown, Birmingham, Mich.
  • Marguerite McMahon, Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Geoffrey Rice, Saranac Lake, N.Y.
  • Marie Taaffe, Parix, Ky.
  • Jillian Uselman, Butte, Mont.
  • Michelle Volpe, Tampa, Fla.
  • Christopher Yellow Eagle, Oxford, Wis.

2008

  • Cristina Beltran, Sylmar, Calif.
  • Anthony Burgos, Boca Raton, Fla.
  • Drew Clutter, Diana, W.Va.
  • Sheryl Dohnalik, Green Bay, Wis.
  • Damon Facchino, Roseville, Calif.
  • Adina Guest, Mount Shasta, Calif.
  • Daniel Haracz, Chicago
  • Noah Lindsley, New Orleans
  • Alisha Longhurst, Waukegan, Ill.
  • Nguyet Nguyen, Houston
  • Yu-Shu Tseng, Glendale, Calif.