ACF Pastry Chef of the Year Award

The ACF Pastry Chef of the Year Award recognizes a pastry chef who has displayed a passion for the craft, has an accomplished reputation in the pastry field and has helped educate others by sharing skills and knowledge.

2019 Regional Winners

Central

Ryse Swanson

Ryse Swanson

Northeast

Nguyet Nguyen

Nguyet Nguyen

Southeast

Melinda Wilkins

Melinda Wilkins, CEPC

Western

Kurt Lechner

Kurt Lechner, CEPC

Military

Samantha Poe

Samantha Poe

Previous Winners