Hometown: Papillion, NE
Occupation: Cooking School Instructor
٭ Chef/Owner/Instructor, The Classy Gourmet
٭ Cooking demo for Cox
Kitchen Experience: 14 years
Culinary School: Self-taught
This happy-go-lucky, "A" personality type chef maintains that she did not choose cooking as a profession, but that it chose her. Colleen currently owns and runs her own cooking school. This self-employed mother of 3 has gotten by with not only her bubbly personality, but her strong cooking skills. Always a perfectionist, she calls people that do not know anything about food "food idiots." Colleen is a team player, and a doer, and wants to continue her culinary journey in Hell's Kitchen.
FOX Broadcasting Company: Hell's Kitchen