Florence-Darlington Technical College Staffer Wins National Cooking Contest
Florence-Darlington Technical College Nursing Department Administrative Assistant Athena Russell can now add Chef to her resume! Russell recently returned from an all expenses paid trip to Chicago and won the Grand Prize in the IGA Hometown Holidays Recipe Challenge.
Russell was where she was one of eight finalists competing at the Illinois Institute of Art-Chicago. Russell offered the judges her Mediterranean Lamb Burgers with a Feta Cheese Sauce and won the $3,000 grand prize and also took home her official chef's hat and jacket!
Athena Russell shows off her Chef's hat and jacket she received at the IGA Hometown Holidays Recipe Challenge for winning the contest.