Meet the JK Team

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Our Philosophy

A Higher Standard of Excellence

 

We, at JK Chef Collection, believe that in its simplistic form food can be delicious, healthy, and flawlessly prepared. That is why our tean provides world class private chefs for full-time, part-time and seasonal positions as well as for one-time events.  We carefully select chefs from around the world whom are well versed in a variety of cuisines.  We have created an extensive culinary testing program which evaluates each applicant’s knowledge of a variety of cuisines as well as finding their unique passion and talent. Creating the perfect culinary experience for your most unforgettable moments is our passion.

The JK Team

Jack Kelly

FOUNDER

Jack Kelly, founder of JK chef collection, brings over twenty years of placing creative talent in the hospitality and design industry world wide, to the company.

Cata Iglesias

DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Cata Iglesias is responsible for business development in North, Central, and South America. She graduated from OTT Educación Superior in Argentina and has been with JK Chef Collection since 2016.

Grant Baker Kelly

DIRECTOR OF SPECIAL EVENTS

Grant Baker Kelly graduated from Temple University with a BA in entrepreneurship. He grew up in a culinary family of restaurateurs and has been working in the hospitality industry for the past ten years. He is currently the director of special events for JK Chef Collection.

Lorraine Girard

CULINARY AND CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Lorraine Girard is the culinary and creative director of JK Collection. Lorraine’s philosophy is that form follows function. This philosophy has served her well in the 100 plus weddings and events she has designed in New York Long Island andd the North fork

Louis Myrick

MANAGING DIRECTOR,
DOMESTICS BEHIND THE PRIVET

Louis Myrick is the managing director of Domestics Behind the Privet. Louis holds a BA degree from NYU. Since 2016, he has focused on new media relations and expanding the Domestics Behind the Privet brand both domestically and internationally. He divides his time between the Hamptons and NYC.

FOUNDER

JK Chef Collection

New York City
212-708-3985

2 Park Avenue, 28th Floor, New York, NY 10016

Palm Beach
561-408-1709

3801 PGA Blvd, Suite 600, Palm Beach, Florida, 33410

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