Our Staff

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Tammy

Tammy

Owner

Tammy is originally from New York. She grew up surrounded by great cooks and her house was where everybody gathered for great homemade Polish food! She moved to North Carolina in 1993 with IBM and has become a true Southern girl. She left IBM shortly after the birth of her two children, Kayleigh (12) and Joey (10). When she’s not at the studio, you can find her at a soccer field, the library, a soccer field, volunteering at her children's school, or at a soccer field. Favorite ingredient to use: Butter. Favorite food to make: Chicken Enchiladas. Favorite dessert: Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies with a tall glass of Milk. Favorite kitchen scent: Fresh baked cookies! Favorite Food Network Chef: The Pioneer Woman.

Mike

Mike

Owner/Manager

Mike grew up in Apex, and started to learn how to cook some simple things in high school. While he attended Appalachian State University, Mike and his roommates would collectively cook a meal once a week. They named it “Italian Tuesdays” because they mostly cooked Italian foods and it generally occurred on Tuesdays. Mike enjoys seeing kids learning to cook at a young age. “Cooking is a great skill to have for anyone at any age,” he says. “There is a ton of variety in cooking and it's the best way to ensure that you eat healthy.” Favorite ingredient to use: Almost anything that includes Noodles. Favorite food to make: Chicken Alfredo. Favorite dessert: Brownies. Favorite kitchen scent: Chocolate Chip Cookies baking. Favorite Food Network Chef: Guy Fieri.

Trevor

Trevor

Track-out Camp and Weekend Party Instructor

Trevor grew up in Durham and attended East Carolina University where he received degrees in Public Health and Philosophy. Being a certified personal trainer, it is important for Trevor eat healthy and stay in good shape. He started bodybuilding, which taught him to pay close attention to what he eats also that it is best to cook for himself. He joined the Flour Power team because he wanted to teach the valuable life skill of cooking to benefit children well into adulthood and their future generations. His favorite thing about working here is seeing the children's excitement and enthusiasm about cooking and trying new foods. Favorite ingredient: cinnamon. Favorite food to make: healthy versions of anything tasty! Favorite dessert: sweet potato souffle. Favorite kitchen scent: anything baking. Favorite TV chef: Gerry Garvin

Joshua

Joshua

Summer Camp Instructor

Mr. Joshua is from Wadesboro, NC. He is a father of two boys and has been working with kids for the past 7 years. He is a high school teacher and has also started his own catering company called "Crump Hors d'oeuvres". He loves working at Flour Power because of all the different personalities of the children. Favorite ingredient: Seasoned Salt. Favorite food: fried chicken. Favorite dessert: red velvet cake. Favorite kitchen scent: baked apple pie. Favorite food network chef: Aaron Mcargo.

Leanne

Leanne

Etiquette Instructor/Social Media

For generations, the women in Leanne's family have shared a love for cooking, baking and gathering together to eat! Growing up, Leanne spent a lot of time in the kitchen with her mom learning the basics. One of her favorite childhood memories is making homemade strawberry jam each summer. Today, Leanne is adventurous in her cooking and enjoys making everything from comfort food to Mexican to Thai. She is the reigning champion of her neighborhood’s Cupcake Wars competition and her husband is a five-time Chili Cook-Off Winner. When Leanne’s not having fun at Flour Power, she and her family enjoy exploring the outdoors, trying new restaurants and watching Netflix. Favorite ingredient to use: Garlic. Favorite food to make: Roasted Poblano and Corn Street Tacos. Favorite dessert: Blackberry Pie. Favorite kitchen scent: Anything Chocolate. Favorite Food Network Chef: Guy Fieri.

DaLea

DaLea

Weekend Party and Class Instructor

DaLea enjoys cooking all types of meals and snacks, which she learned from her parents and grandparents. She enjoys cooking new things with her daughter and trying new eateries when she travels! DaLea is a school counselor with a love of children and enjoys interacting with them. Favorite ingredient to use: Fresh Fruits and Vegetables. Favorite food to make: Asian Dishes and Soups. Favorite dessert: Strawberry Shortcake and Peach Cobbler. Favorite kitchen scent: Homemade Apple Pie. Favorite Food Network Chef: TBD.

Flour Power Kids Cooking Studios

Franchises Available

PO Box 99341
Raleigh, NC 27624

Phone: (919) 889-2598

Email: info@flourpowerstudios.com