Kara van Emmerik '12 is one of nine leading chefs in Maine profiled in the April 2019 issue of Down East Magazine. The article, "Nine on the Line," acknowledges female chefs at the forefront of Maine's restaurant scene.
Kara was previously head chef at Dudley's Refresher in Castine and Novio's Bistro in Bangor. In 2015, she was named Eater Maine's Chef of the Year. Kara currently works as sous-chef and culinary arts instructor at Eastern Maine Community College.
Link to article in Down East Magazine, April 2019