27 minutes | Jun 29, 2021

Culinary Olympics, Entrepreneurship & Motorsports from a Certified Master Pastry Chef

Chef Frank Vollkommer is the Director of Culinary Industry Development at Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts, and one of only 11 Certified Master Pastry Chefs in the nation - the highest level of pastry chef certification that one can receive.

Frank carries decades of experience as a chef, educator, business owner, and research & development chef. His creations have been featured in publications such as So Good: The Magazine of Haute Patisserie, Pastry Arts Magazine and Baking and Pastry North America. To top it off, he’s also a champion motorcycle road racer and gold medal winner at the Culinary Olympics.

Listen as Chef Frank shares his thoughts on his career success, entrepreneurship, culinary R&D, and honing one's craft while taking on challenges.

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