Gypsy Gifford ’99

Faculty Bio: Gypsy Gifford ’99

Culinary Arts
Assistant Professor—Culinary Arts
Education and Credentials: CHE

Education:
AOS, CIA, Hyde Park, NY.

Professional Experience:
Corporate Chef, Disney Studios, Burbank, CA. Executive Chef, Café Pinot, Los Angeles, CA; Rain Restaurant, NYC. Executive Sous Chef, The Sea Grill, NYC. Sous Chef/Chef de Cuisine, Bao 111, NYC. Line Cook, Pastry Cook, Union Pacific, NYC. Intern Poissonier, Pastry Cook, L’Essentiel Restaurant, Chambéry, France.

Awards:
Faculty Member of the Year, Branch Campus, CIA, 2016. The Beef Checkoff “Best Flavor” Award, The Cattlemen’s Beef Promotion and Research Board, 2007. Grand Prize, First Annual Crab Cake Contest, BLT Fish/City Harvest, 2006. Emerging Tastemaker Award, Food Arts, 2006.

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The Culinary Institute of America
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Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499
Phone: 845-452-9600