Birth - Death
Chef, author, singer-songwriter, and media host. Debut cookbook 'Son of a Southern Chef: Cooking With Soul' (2019) was a best-seller. With his colorful style and personality, he honors his family's Black American and Caribbean history by revitalizing soul food classics. Two-time reality television show Chopped champion and the host of Snapchat's first-ever cooking show, Chopped U, and the Food Network digital series Comfort Nation. Worked at the United States Department of Agriculture in Washington, D.C. directly for te Secretary (2013). World Food Prize Ambassador and activist for food security, hunger awareness, LGBTQ, and healthy living.
- LGBTQ Chefs
- The LGBTQ Food and Farming Community
- Popular Cookbook Authors Who Are LGBTQ
- Reality Television and the LGBTQ Community