MATTHEW BALDRIDGE

EXECUTIVE CHEF

Matt's been a chef in the city of Detroit for 15 years including Executive Chef of Cliff Bells, Chef De Cuisine at Rattlesnake Club, and Executive Chef at Seldom Blues. He also worked side by side with James Beard award winning chef Jimmy Schmidt at The Rattlesnake Club. He has French influences in his menu creations with a modern twist and also  works with local growers and urban farmers to develop the best cuisine possible based upon the season. 

DEREK JOHN

Gallery Owner

Derek is also a musician, you can count on a good soundtrack playing during dinner as well as some fun audio visual flare, such as old movies playing via projector on the wall.

 

JANNA COUMOUNDOUROS

Artist/ Photographer

Janna is owner of Lilacpop Studio in Ferndale and will be on hand during the dinners and also curating art exhibits which will be on view during the Dinner Club. 

Makeup Artist/Owner of Bousie Makeup

Stacey is not only an incredible professional makeup artist and owner of her own line of lip glosses called Bousie but she is part of our hard working Dinner Club Pop Up team. Serving, social media, dishes--Stacey does it all!

STACEY MANUEL

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