Dina Altieri | Episode 120
She won National Chef Educator of the Year in 2011 and received the Cutting Edge Award in 2015 from the American Culinary Federation. Dina Altieri, M.S.Ed., CEC, CCE, CHE, has had a storied career in culinary education and is currently Director of Membership Development for the American Culinary Federation (ACF). Dina shares her chef journey and how she thrived being one of a few women in the profession. Her passion is to increase access to culinary arts educating the most vulnerable in our communities, and she wants to ensure that everyone is invited to the table. She shares her proudest moments being an educator. She also plays drums and talks about how taking lessons gave her insight into being a better educator.