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Kelsey Nixon is a chef who shares her passion for the basics in the kitchen in “Kelsey’s Essentials,” a Cooking Channel series showcasing tips, tools and techniques that no home cook should be without. In “Kelsey’s Essentials,” Kelsey inspires a new generation of food lovers with savvy tips on must-have pantry items, the latest gadgets and essential kitchen techniques – from roasting to baking.
Kelsey was a finalist on “The Next Food Network Star” in 2008, where she was voted ‘fan favorite’ and went on to star in the Food2 web series “Kelsey and Spike Cook,” with Spike Mendelsohn.
Kelsey got her start in the food media industry while attending Brigham Young University, where she created “Kelsey’s Kitchen,” a college cooking show emphasizing fast, fun and affordable meals for college students. After graduating with a degree in Broadcast Journalism, she attended Le Cordon Bleu – Hollywood, where she earned her professional culinary arts degree. Further training from the French Culinary Institute in New York City provided Kelsey with culinary production opportunities at Martha Stewart Living, working on PBS’ “Everyday Food” and NBC’s “The Martha Stewart Show” in addition to Food Network’s “Semi-Homemade Cooking with Sandra Lee.”
Kelsey brings to MODERATION NATION her expertise as a chef and balanced approach to eating. As a GOOD LIFE GURU, she will share delectable, seasonal recipes that are easy to make and a hit with the entire family.