Dr. L.J. Minor Chef Professionalism Award

The national Dr. L.J. Minor Chef Professionalism Award is presented to the chef who exemplifies the highest standard of professionalism through certification, continuing education and training, culinary competitions and community involvement. It honors culinarians who help elevate the status of chefs and cooks in the United States.

2021 Recipients

The recipients of the Dr. L.J. Minor Chef Professionalism Award include:

  • Chef Jim Churches, CEC, CCA, AAC (Central Region)
  • Chef Joseph Piazza, CEC, CCA, AAC (Northeast Region)
  • Chef Timothy Recher, CEC, AAC (Southeast Region)
  • Chef Christopher DeJohn, CEC, AAC (Western Region)

2020 National Winner

Brian Hardy

Central Region - Brian Hardy CEC, CCA, AAC

 


Previous Winners