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2021 Board of Directors & Committee Directory

The following are all Chapter Officers, Board Members, Committee Chairpersons and Special Events Chairpersons of the Michigan Chefs de Cuisine Association, Inc.:

Brian Henson

Brian Henson

Chairman of the Board

Jim Kokenyesdi, CEC, CCA, AAC

Jim Kokenyesdi, CEC, CCA, AAC

President

(810) 650-8825 jimk@chefeducate.com

John Piazza, CEC, CCA

John Piazza, CEC, CCA

Treasurer

(313) 820-9748  jpiazzaci@gmail.com

Julie Selonke

Julie Selonke

First Vice President

Matthew Schellig, CEC, CEPC, CCE, CCA

Matthew Schellig, CEC, CEPC, CCE, CCA

Second Vice President

John Miller CEC, CCA, PC2, AAC

John Miller CEC, CCA, PC2, AAC

Secretary

(586) 206-5144  johnmiller32@att.net

Gerniel Franklin

Gerniel Franklin

Assistant Secretary

(313) 218-0163 GFrankl2@hfhs.org 

Rajeev Patgaonkar, CEC, AAC

Rajeev Patgaonkar, CEC, AAC

Chairman of the American Academy of Chefs

Randy Smith, CEC

Randy Smith, CEC

Trustee; Chef of the Year and Golf Outing Chair; Scholarship Chair, Finance Committee Chair

Sarah Rougeau, CEC

Sarah Rougeau, CEC

Trustee

John Clements

John Clements

Trustee

Roger Kreager

Roger Kreager

Associate Member Chair

(734) 564-7994 roger@chef-source.com

James M. Niewolak, CCC

James M. Niewolak, CCC

Sergeant at Arms

(586) 747-4161 pbjn1@yahoo.com

Milos Cihelka, CMC, AAC, HGT

Milos Cihelka, CMC, AAC, HGT

Chairman Emeritus; Board Advisor

(248) 335-8580 chefmilos@msn.com

Kevin Enright, CEC, CCE, AAC

Kevin Enright, CEC, CCE, AAC

Trustee; Central Region ACF National Ethics Committee Member; Certification Committee Chair

(248) 765-4960 kmenrigh@oaklandcc.edu

Kevin Brennan, CEC, AAC

Kevin Brennan, CEC, AAC

Trustee; Scholarship Committee Chair

(313) 220-3165 kevinbr@thedac.com

Mark Dixon, CEC

Mark Dixon, CEC

Chef of the Year and Golf Outing Co-Chair

Jeremy Abbey, CEC, CEPC, CCE, CCA

Jeremy Abbey, CEC, CEPC, CCE, CCA

Certification Committee

(904) 484-0250 (wk) chef.jeremy.abbey@gmail.com

Charles Laurencelle

Charles Laurencelle

Project Manager, Ford Field

(248) 561-6279 ucbrimar@hotmail.com

Dave Poirier

Dave Poirier

Asst. Project Manager, Ford Field

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