Vivian Howard

Vivian Howard is the chef and owner of the highly regarded Chef and the Farmer restaurant in Kinston, North Carolina, about fifteen miles from her Deep Run home. She was a member of the opening team at Jean-Georges Vongerichten's Spice Market in New York and trained under Wylie Dufresne and Sam Mason at WD-50. She co-created and stars in the PBS series A Chef's Life, the first woman to win a Peabody Award for a cookery program since Julia Child.