Jeff Henderson

Jeff Henderson is an award-winning chef, bestselling author, Food Network host and popular public speaker. After changing his life and fighting against adversity, Jeff worked his way to the top of the culinary world as the Executive Chef at the renowned Bellagio Hotel and Casino and at Caesar’s Palace, where he was the first African-American to hold that position. Chef Jeff’s remarkable turnaround story was captured in his New York Times bestseller COOKED, which is being developed into a major motion picture by Columbia Pictures and Will Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment. His first television show “The Chef Jeff Project” garnered widespread acclaim. He is currently taping, “Flip My Food,” syndicated to broadcast TV stations 5 days a week in major TV markets all across the United States, for Bellum Entertainment.  As a passionate speaker, Chef Jeff’s talks and workshops are in high demand across the country.