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.

2023 National Winner

  • Rebecca Freeman, CEPC

2023 Regional Winners & National Competitors

  • Central Winner - Lauren Aleman (competed at Nationals)
  • Central - Donna L. Mallett, CPC (competed at Nationals)
  • Southeast Winner - Chrissy M. Jensen, CEPC (competed at Nationals)
  • Western Winner - Rebecca Freeman, CEPC (competed at Nationals)
  • Military Representative - E PO1 Miriam E. Lutz (competed at Nationals)

Previous Winners