Anne Burrell is an American Chef, an instructor at Institute of Culinary Education and a Television personality. Currently, she hosts a show that airs on the Food Network titled ‘Secrets of a Restaurant Chef’ and a co-host of a show titled ‘The Worst Cooks in America.’ In the series, ‘Iron Chef America,’ she featured in this series and with time she has appeared in multiple television shows as well as ‘The Best Thing I Ever Ate.’ Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Anne Burrell in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Burrell was born in 1969 on September 21st in Cazenovia. She schooled at Canisius College in Buffalo. She graduated with a bachelors in English and Communication in the year 1991. One year after finishing her college degree, she decided to enroll at Culinary Institute of America where she graduated in 1996 with an Associate in Occupational Studies. Also, she also studied at the Italian Culinary Institute of Foreigners.
Burrell released a statement which was sent to the New York Post where she confirmed that she was a lesbian and had been dating Chef Koren Grieveson, for two years. This was after she was outed on a radio show that was hosted by Ted Allen. She went on to deny that she had never been outed saying that she has never hidden her sexuality status. In 2012, Anne through her twitter account announced that she was engaged to Koren.
Career, Awards & Nominations
After she completed her studies at the Italian Culinary Institute, she joined the industry where she worked for numerous restaurants that were in Italy. She gained practical skills in the Italian Cuisine. Later on, she would return to the United States of America where she joined Felidia, a restaurant owned by the celebrity chef, Lidia Bastianich.
She was employed here where she served as sous chef and later moved to a smaller restaurant where she continued to sharpen her skills. After some time, she was employed as a lecturer at the Culinary Education Institute. With the teaching experience and the practical skills that she had, she rose to become an executive chef.
Burrell worked for Centro Vinoteca that was located in New York City before she created her restaurant that was situated in Brooklyn. She has featured in multiple television shows that have had huge viewership.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Anne Burrell is over $7 million. The fortune has been generated from her career as a chef who has worked in numerous restaurants. Also, she has featured on television shows that have brought her recognition and money. She is among the best chefs when it comes to multitasking.
Anne began her career from the bottom as she was working for small restaurants which were not very popular. Despite having a humble beginning, she has never forgotten those people who helped her develop her career. She is a lesbian, something she is proud of her and has been engaged to her girlfriend Chef Koren.