About Mentorship

About Mentorship

Mentorship presented by KitchenAid is open to all backgrounds. Through this portal, users have access to experts on a wide array of topics and can create their own mentorship schedule.

How it works

PRESENTED BY

James Beard Foundation Mentorship

Mentorship presented by KitchenAid is open to people from all backgrounds and aims to make mentorship accessible and visible to communities that have historically faced difficulties finding and engaging with mentors and to ensure that these professionals have the resources and support they need to thrive.

Find A Mentor

Get access to mentors on a wide array of topics.

Become A Mentor

Let us know how your expertise can help others.

Meet the Mentors

Alex Raij in the kitchen preparing a dish off camera

Mentorship

Meet the Mentors: Alex Raij

Photo of Tiffany Derry in a kitchen with sauces and spices behind her.

Mentorship

Meet the Mentors: Tiffany Derry

Photo of Michael Schiller looking into camera with an orange curtain behind him

Mentorship

Meet the Mentors: Michael Schiller

Meet the Mentors: Sonya Cote

Mentorship

Meet the Mentors: Sonya Cote

Meet the Mentors: Kevin Mitchell

Mentorship

Meet the Mentors: Kevin Mitchell

Culinary students in the James Beard House kitchen

Guides and Tips

Announcing the 2021 James Beard Foundation Scholarships

Gain New Skills with Our Mentors

Guides and Tips

Gain New Skills with Our Mentors

Kristen Essig’s Low-Key Big Easy

Guides and Tips

Kristen Essig’s Low-Key Big Easy

Why Vacation Time Is the Key to a Better Restaurant

Guides and Tips

Why Vacation Time Is the Key to a Better Restaurant

About us

About James Beard

Our mission is to support a diverse community of professionals shaping the future of food and hospitality.