Monday, April 18, 2011

Heather Roth appointed admissions director, L'Academie de Cuisine's Professional Culinary and Pastry Arts Programs

Heather Roth has been appointed admissions director for the professional Culinary and Pastry Arts Programs at LAC.

“Heather’s background in pastry coupled with her management skills and knowledge of the Washington restaurant scene will bring a profound strength to our growing admissions department,” said founder and president, chef Francois Dionot.

In 2008, Roth won the award for “Pastry Chef of the Year” by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW). She has received numerous awards during her tenure as a pastry chef including Star Chefs “Rising Star” award in 2006 and’s “Top Five Pastry Chefs” nationwide. In 2010, Roth competed as a contestant on the premier season of the new Bravo series, "Top Chef: Just Desserts."