• Didn't make time to take cooking lessons
    before COVID shut everything down?

    Virtual Cooking Classes Available!

    Morning, Noon, Afternoon or Evening - Any video conference platform you choose.

  • SENSEational Team Building
    and Private Cooking Lessons

    On-site at your home, office, vacation rental, or almost any venue of your choice!

    SENSEational Team Building

    Building Communication Skills with a Culinary Twist!

    Business-focused, forward-thinking events with measurable results.
    (Fun times and good food are just an added bonus!)

    Personalized Cooking Lessons

    Cook with a professional chef!

    Up to 10 people of your choosing can participate in these
    private classes, so you'll never cook with a spoon-licking stranger...

    Wine Tasting, Food & Wine Pairing

    Don't be afraid of the sommelier!

    Discover the fundamentals of pairing food and wine.
    Chef JoAnna

    Over 17 years of professional experience.

    Menu design, recipe testing, product demonstration, etc.

    ✨ Gift Certificates ✨

    Please call the number on your certificate.

    (leave a detailed message, including the EIN number)
    Current certificates are valid and can be redeemed any time, but no new certificates will be issued until further notice. Thank you.`

  • SENSEational Team Building by Chef JoAnna

    If you're looking for something NEW, you found it.

    Chef JoAnna offers several exciting, fun, and educational Team Building options to meet your specific needs. SENSEational Team Building builds communication skills with thoughtfully-planned activities.
    Each session is customized to your audience, to be unique, perfect, memorable ..and FUN!
    You have just discovered
    the perfect event for your business group!

  • Events take place at YOUR venue to save you time & money.

    ALL tools & utensils, ALL cooking appliances, ALL groceries can be brought to you!
    (equipment rental and travel fees may apply, please inquire or see map)







    Just ask!

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    Cooking Team Building like IRON CHEF in Nashville

    Chef JoAnna draws on her background in Human Resources to develop food-related activities that help people grow and share with each other in a comfortable setting, She encourages everyone to collaborate, cooperate and connect in a unique and fun experience.

    There's NO strenuous physical activity.

    No trust-falls. No hula-hoops. No zip-lines.

    Menus can be adjusted for no-open-flame or no-cooking.

    All dietary requirements can be accommodated.

    Social Distancing cooking lessons will resume when it's safe to do so - Hopefully soon!!

    Explore anything from basic knife skills to advanced techniques, using whole, fresh ingredients, not pre-portioned processed meat, frozen packages, and sodium-filled canned foods. Chef JoAnna helps you feel more comfortable in the kitchen.

    Invite a group or take a private, one-on-one class.

    YOU choose the day,YOU choose the lesson plan.

    Learn, hands-on, at your own skill level.

    Always personalized, individual instruction.

  • Contact the Chef

    Please let me know what you have in mind, and I'll work with you to reach your goals.

    NOTE: for my own safety and that of my clients,
    I am not accepting in-person bookings at this time.
    Please enter your info & I'll let you know when I'm available in person!

  • Gift Certificates & Booking Fees

  • ~ Consulting ~

    Interested in starting your own personal chef business or similar entrepreneurial venture?


    Free 30-minute phone call to talk about what you need and how I can help. Let's chat - no obligation!

    Complete Questionnaire

    Complete my online interview form so you can take your time & explain your business needs.


    You'll receive a written response, PLUS a 60-minute call or video-conference to answer any questions.