Keynote Speaker: Pati Jinich

A Food Journey to Pati's Mexican Table

Her Pathway from Political Analyst to Chef and PBS Personality

Born and raised in Mexico City, Pati Jinich is the host of the Imagen Award winning and Emmy, James Beard and IACP nominated PBS Television series PATI’S MEXICAN TABLE, now in its sixth season. Pati is also resident chef at the Mexican Cultural Institute in Washington, D.C. and author of two cookbooks, Pati’s Mexican Table: The Secrets of Real Mexican Home Cooking and Mexican Today: New and Rediscovered Recipes for the Contemporary Kitchen. Pati is a member of the Washington, D.C. Chapter of Les Dames d'Escoffier International.