Morristown, NJ


Leia Gaccione is New Jersey born and raised. She is the chef and owner of South+Pine American Eatery. She has a seven year tenure as Executive Chef & Chef de Cuisine for Bobby Flay at five of his fine dining restaurants, including Mesa Grill, Bar Americain and Gato in New York, Mesa Grill in Las Vegas, and Bar Americain in Connecticut. She is also the host of the docu-series 'Her Name is Chef,' spotlighting six sheroes of the kitchen.