Culinary Judge: Chef Kellie Puff, CWPC, University of Alaska Anchorage, Culinary Arts Instructor
Chef Puff is a dedicated assistant professor and chef instructor at the UAA’s Culinary Arts and Hospitality Administration Division. She previously served as a culinary instructor at King Career Academy in Anchorage, with years of coaching Alaskan students in the national culinary competitions with SkillsUSA, taking home Alaska’s first prize in 30 years of a bronze, silver and gold medal in 2016. Her active role in the community with her work involving young adults and culinary education has earned her admiration from Alaska’s culinary community. In 2015, Chef Puff received a Cutting Edge Award from the American Culinary Federation. She is a certified working pastry chef (CWPC) and frequently engages in various community projects, including her current role as a judge for Sweet Rivalry. Chef Puff provides valuable input for our competition rules and graciously starred in Sweet Rivalry promotional materials.
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