Take a look at some of the past and present Student Leaders and their impressive accomplishments!

Kristine Alfes

B.S. in Culinary Arts Candidate, Graduating July 2017

Kristine Alfes is a student at Walnut Hill College and a part of the Student Leadership Development Institute. After receiving her A.S. in Culinary Arts in March 2016, Kristine began...

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Kevin Ellul

B.S. in Culinary Arts Candidate, Graduating July 2017

Kevin Ellul is a foodie and aspiring culinarian from South New Jersey. Since the age of 5, he's been cooking alongside his parents and taking inspiration from Food Network stars...

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Tyler Fortna

B.S. in Pastry Arts Candidate, Graduating July 2017

After graduating from the Pastry Arts program at Bucks County Technical High School, Tyler enrolled in Walnut Hill College and graduated with his A.S. in Pastry Arts in March 2016....

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Kady Fox

B.S. in Hotel Management Candidate, Graduating July 2017

Encouraged by her passion for hospitality, Kady is pursuing a career in the hotel industry. She received her A.S. in Hotel Management from Walnut Hill College in March 2016. Kady...

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Greg Hook

B.S. in Restaurant Management Candidate, Graduating July 2017

What started as Greg’s teenage summer job turned into an endless passion for hospitality. After receiving his A.S. in Liberal Arts at Suffolk County Community College, Greg moved from New...

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Daniel Singer

B.S. in Restaurant Management Candidate, Graduating July 2017

Daniel completed his A.S. in Restaurant Management at Walnut Hill College in February 2016. That same month, he began pursuing his bachelor's degree in the same major and was accepted...

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Cecelia Johnson-Chavis

B.S. in Culinary Arts Candidate, Graduating March 2018

Cecelia Johnson-Chavis graduated with her A.S. in Culinary Arts in June 2016 and will earn her bachelor's degree in the...

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Kenan Rabah

B.S. in Culinary Arts Candidate, Graduating March 2018

All the way from a small village called “Majdal Shams” on the borders between Syria, Israel, and Lebanon, Kenan made his way to the states in order to fulfill his...

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Kimberly Stefanelli

B.S. in Pastry Arts Candidate, Graduating July 2018

Encouraged by her lifelong passion for baking, Kim Stefanelli pursued getting an education in Pastry Arts at Walnut Hill College and graduated with her A.S. degree in March, 2017. Kim...

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Emily Wistar

Alumna, A.S./B.S. in Pastry Arts Candidate

Emily began her Pastry Arts education at Salem County Vocational Technical School, where she learned the fundamentals of baking. While a student at SCVTS, Emily won first place in Walnut...

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Thaddeus Meyers

Alumnus, A.S./B.S. in Culinary Arts

Thaddeus graduated with an A.S. in Culinary Arts in July 2015 and completed his bachelor’s degree in February 2017. He developed a love of food at a very young age...

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Kristen Fereck

Alumna, A.S./B.S. in Pastry Arts

Kristen received her A.S. in Pastry Arts in February 2015 and graduated with a bachelor's degree in the same major in July 2016. Her interest in baking came from her...

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Stephanie Gross

Alumna, A.S./B.S. in Pastry Arts

Stephanie is the proud recipient of a dual A.S./B.S. in Pastry Arts and received the latter degree in July 2016. She attended Gloucester County Institute of Technology, where she earned...

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Olivia Moretti

Alumna, A.S./B.S. in Pastry Arts

Olivia began her pastry arts education at Walnut Hill College in September 2013. She has since graduated with a dual A.S./B.S. in Pastry Arts, having earned the latter degree in...

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Steven Sienkiewicz, CSW

Alumnus, A.S./B.S. in Restaurant Management

Steven graduated with an A.S. in Restaurant Management in February 2015 and a bachelor's degree in the same major in...

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Emily Stricko

Alumna, A.S./B.S. in Hotel Management

Emily’s greatest pleasure resides in ensuring the happiness of others. As such, she possesses years of experience in guest relations with major hospitality operators. Emily is the proud recipient of...

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Kristen Valenti

Alumna, A.S./B.S. in Hotel Management

With her dual A.S./B.S. in Hotel Management, Kristen is more eager than ever to take on the challenging but rewarding hospitality industry. Her interest in hospitality began when she started...

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Daniel Guzman

Alumnus, A.S./B.S. in Culinary Arts

After earning an A.S. in Culinary Arts, Dan continued his education at Walnut Hill College and graduated with his bachelor's degree in February 2016. He discovered his passion for food...

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Derrick Santiago

Alumnus, A.S./B.S. in Culinary Arts

Derrick graduated with an A.S. in Culinary Arts in July 2014. His desire to learn more led him to continue his education in the bachelor's degree program, and he was...

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Antonia Blanda

Alumna, A.S./B.S. in Culinary Arts

Antonia became a Culinary Arts major in September 2012. She graduated with her associate degree in February 2014 and her bachelor's in July 2015. Antonia's passion for food was no surprise...

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James Carbone

Alumnus, A.S./B.S. in Pastry Arts

James Carbone completed his A.S. in Pastry Arts in February 2014 and received a bachelor's degree in the same major in July 2015. He had originally gone to Washington College...

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Adam Flax

Alumnus, A.S./B.S. in Culinary Arts

In 2014, Adam Flax graduated from the Associate of Science in Culinary Arts program with a 3.9 GPA and our prestigious Spirit of the Industry Award. The accomplished scholar then...

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Taylor Haynos

Alumnus, A.S./B.S. in Restaurant Management

Taylor graduated with an A.S. in Restaurant Management in February 2014 and a bachelor's degree in the same major in July 2015. His passion for front-of-house service makes him committed...

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