Ms. Courtney is a New Jersey Native. She began cooking at a young age because of of her love for food. As a child growing up she begged her parents and grandparents to let her in the garden to help pick vegetables, instead she found herself food prepping for meals., and she never lost that love. Ms. Courtney’s been a chef for over 10 years. She’s a US Army Vet, & attended Atlantic Culinary and Kentucky University.