Meet The 18 Female Executive Chefs In/Around Charlottesville, Virginia

by

EDITOR’S NOTE: Special thanks to Laura Fonner, Jay Pun, Kit Ashi, Erin King and Jeanette Peabody for helping my team create this story. If we are missing any chefs, please let us know by emailing: Contact@VMVbrands.com

1. Laura Fonner, Executive Chef, Duner’s Restaurant

4372 Ivy Rd, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Website | Facebook | Photo: CVille Photo & Video

2. Melissa Close-Hart, Executive Chef, Junction

421 Monticello Rd, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: CVille Photo & Video

3. Gisela Carradero Hendrickson, Executive Chef, Oakhurst Inn

100 Oakhurst Cir, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: FB

4. Shantina Hash, Executive Chef, Tin Whistle Irish Pub

609 E Market St, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: FB

5. Kit Ashi, Executive Chef, Monsoon Siam

113 W Market St, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

6. Robin McDaniel, Executive Chef, The Alley Light

108 2nd St SW, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

7. Sunun Saranai, Executive Chef, Thai Cuisine & Noodle House

2005 Commonwealth Dr, Charlottesville, Virginia 22901
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

8. Julie Vu Whitaker, Executive Chef, Vu Noodles

233 4th St NW, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

9. April Lee, Executive Chef, DOMA Korean Kitchen

address
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

10. Megan Kiernan, Executive Chef, Feast!

416 W Main St, Ste H, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: FB

11. Francesca Black, Executive Chef, The Continental Divide

811 W Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

12. Jeanetha Brown Douglas, Executive Chef, JBD Soul Food

816 Hinton Ave, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

13. Rachel Pennington, Executive Chef, The Pie Chest

119 4th St NE, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

14. Kathryn Matthews, Executive Chef, IRON – Paffles and Coffee

214 W Water St, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: FB

15. Chrissy Benninger, Executive Chef, Blue Grass Grill

313 2nd St SE, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

16. Mama Wan, Executive Chef, Pad Thai

156 Carlton Rd, Ste 202, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Photo: FB

17. Jenny Bandy Peterson, Executive Chef, Paradox Pastry

313 2nd St SE, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: Sarah Cramer Shields

18. Courtenay Tyler, Executive Chef, Tilman’s

406 East Main St., Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Photo: CVille Photo & Video

If you liked this article, you might also enjoy Duner’s Chef Laura Fonner Has An Alter Ego Named “Little Skittles The Rapper.” Get Ready For This Charlottesville, Va! and Pattie Boden Embodies All The Enterprising Qualities Of A Successful Social Entrepreneur In Charlottesville, Virginia

At I Love CVille, we feature the best of Charlottesville, Virginia. You’re going to love the I Love CVille network.

The following two tabs change content below.

CEO Jerry Miller

Jerry Miller is the CEO of The Miller Organization, The I Love CVille Network, VMV Brands, The Blue Ridge Venture Fund and I Love CVille Real Estate, which are all headquartered in Downtown Charlottesville, Virginia. Jerry is passionate about the #ShopLocal movement and supporting locally-owned businesses. Get to know Jerry at JerryMillerNow.com.