Award Winning Dining

Dining at Mizzou is more than just great food, it’s all about the experience. Our program has won the coveted Ivy Award, has been named a top 10 dining program, regularly featured in many national publications and has multiple award winning restaurants and operations. Our talented culinary team features ACF Gold Medal Chefs. We have a lot to be proud about and we want to share that with you.

Individual

FoodService Director’s 20 Most Influential People: CDS Director Julaine Kiehn (link)

ACF Sanctioned NACUFS Central Regional Culinary Challenge, Gold Medal, 2nd Place:  Executive Chef Eric Cartwright

ACF Sanctioned NACUFS Central Regional Culinary Challenge, Gold Medal, 1st Place: Executive Chef Eric Cartwright

Clark E. Dehaven Scholarship, National Association of College and University Foodservice: Zach Wehmeyer (link)

Clark E. Dehaven Scholarship, National Association of College and University Foodservice: Amber Miller (link)

 

Department

IFMA Silver Plate (Operator of the Year) Award, 2001

#9 university in the country for food and dining, ranked by Cappex.com

Restaurants & Institutions Ivy Award, 2005

NACUFS Best in the Business for Convenience Stores, 2006

Barbara S. Uehling Award, 2006

NACUFS Midwest Regional Distinguished Service Award, 2010

Five NACUFS Loyal E. Horton Dining Awards, including Gold Medal and Grand Prize for Mort’s, 2013

Gold Award for Most Innovative Wellness and Nutrition Program, 2017

Nine American Culinary Federation Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medals

Eva Brewer Silver Spoon Employee Awards

Ruth Tatum, Darlene Morris, 2000

Clifford Nevels, Fred Wyss, 2001

Ina Achmad, Margaret Miller, 2002

Ronetta Woods, Eric Ruhr, 2003

Eddie Jennings, Stella Washington, 2005

Casandra Edwards, Janice Hayes, Ricky Jones, Kevin Jordan, Patsy Nelson, 2006

Mary White, 2007

Tonya Frost, 2008

Jose Harris, 2009

Araceli Mota, 2010

Linda Davis, 2011

Barbara Baldwin, 2012

Harry Besleme, 2013

Tyrone Birch, 2014

Debbie Autenrieth, 2015

Clifford Nevels, 2016

Tim Cook, 2017