The American Academy of Chefs 2018 AAC® Inductees (tentative)

Northeast Region

Robert D. Ellinger, CEPC®

ACF Long Island Chapter
Sponsored by: Christropher Neary, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®; Stephen A. Bello, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®

Richard M. Hoffman, CEC®, CCA®

ACF Greater Baltimore Chapter
Sponsored by: Elena M. Clement, CEPC®, AAC®; Jan Bandula, CMPC®, CCE®, AAC®

John J. Matwijkow, CCE®

ACF of Greater Buffalo New York
Sponsored by: Scott E. Steiner, CCE®, AAC®; Jacqueline Bamrick, CEC®, AAC®

Eric P. Pellizzari, CEC®, CCE®

ACF Long Island Chapter
Sponsored by: Frank C. Costantino, EdD, CEC®, CCE®, CCA®, AAC®; Gerard M. Molloy, CEPC®, AAC®

Southeast Region

Travis L. Dale, CEC®

ACF National Member
Sponsored by: Mark H. Brown, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®; Alan L. Romano, CEC®, CCE®, AAC®

Robert J. Patton, CEC®, CCA®

ACF Coastal Virginia Chapter
Sponsored by: Garry W. Waldie, CEC®, CEPC®, CCE®, AAC®; Philip G. Pinkney, CEC®, CCE®, AAC®

Stephen P. Perkins, CEC®

ACF Virginia Chefs Association
Sponsored by: Hans J. Schadler, CEC®, AAC®; Rolf Herion, CEPC®, AAC®

Ted Polfelt, CEC®, CCA®

ACF Southwestern Virginia Chapter
Sponsored by: Denny Trantham, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®, MBA; Keith E. Gardiner, CEC®, CCE®, CCA®, AAC®

John C. Schopp, CEC®, CEPC®, CCE®, CCA®

ACF Southwestern Virginia Chapter
Sponsored by: David S. Bearl, CCC®, CCE®, AAC®; Stafford T. DeCambra, CEC®, CCE®, CCA®, AAC®

Shayne M. Taylor, CEC®, CCA®

ACF Triad Chapter, Inc
Sponsored by: Bruce R. Christensen, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®; Ronald L. Andrews, CEC®, AAC®

Central Region

Robert J. Colosimo, CEC®, CCA®

Chefs de Cuisine Association of St. Louis Inc
Sponsored by: John Bogacki, CEC®, CCE®, AAC®; Robert Hertel, CEC®, CCE®, AAC®

Andrew C. Eggert, CEC®

ACF Greater Grand Rapids Chefs Association
Sponsored by: Timothy L. England, CEC®, AAC®; Thomas J. Macrina, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®

Craig T. Meyer, CEC®

Texas Chefs Association
Sponsored by: Aidan P. Murphy, CMC®, AAC®; Christopher A. Desens, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®

Todd Walline, CEC®, CCA®

ACF Greater Kansas City Chefs Association
Sponsored by: Mark E. Webster, CEC®, CCE®, AAC®; Jim M. Tinkham, CEC®, AAC®

Western Region

Kent L. Andersen, CEC®, CCA®, MBA

ACF Beehive Chefs Chapter, Inc
Sponsored by: Paul O'Toole, CEC®, AAC®; James R. Taylor, CEC®, AAC®, MBA

Eric D. Ernest, CEC®, CCA®

ACF Chefs de Cuisine Association of California
Sponsored by: Louis Venezia, CEC®, AAC®, HOF; Robert W. Phillips, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®

Peter B. Sproul, CEC®

ACF Beehive Chefs Chapter, Inc
Sponsored by: Mark R. Spelman, CEC®, AAC®; Peter J. Hodgson, CEC®, AAC®

Robert L. Witte, CEC®, CCA®

ACF New Mexico Chapter
Sponsored by: Mark Cochran, CEC®, CCA®, AAC®; Geni Thomas, CEPC®, CEC®, CCE®, AAC®