Vivian Howard

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Birthday
8, 1978
Birthplace
North Carolina
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
8, 1978 (age 41)
Birthplace
North Carolina

About

Co-owner and head chef of the North Carolina-based establishment Chef & the Farmer who would star in PBS' award-winning program A Chef's Life.

Before Fame

She studied abroad in Argentina as part of a culinary-themed program for a semester while earning her bachelor's degree from North Carolina State University.

Trivia

She worked at an advertisement agency for 18 months after finishing college to work as a waitress. She graduated from the Institute of Culinary Education in 2003.

Family Life

She was raised by parents who were farmers in Deep Run, North Carolina. She married Ben Knight with whom she started a soup delivery business. They have children named Theo and Flo.

Associated With

She was a James Beard Foundation Award semi-finalist for Best Chef Southeast five straight years between 2011 and 2015.