ABOUT THE FAT PASTOR
The Fat Pastor, Shawn Niles, is a celebrity chef rooted in Yakima, WA. Following his performance on the hit show MasterChef, he continued his culinary adventure serving the people of the Yakima Valley through an underground dining club called ‘Bite Club Yakima.’ He is also a full-time pastor of Dad’s House Church and offers catering services for special events, business and organizations in the region.
ABOUT URBAN KITCHEN OF YAKIMA
Urban Kitchen of Yakima was founded by Chef Shawn Niles of Fat Pastor Productions, Julie Kirchoff a Le Cordon Bleu trained chef and David Allan of Allan Bros in 2017. UKY’s provides food safety, basic cooking skills, business plan development training and hands on pop-up restaurant planning and operations experience for at-risk youth. Each student receives a set of chef knives upon completion of the program to encourage the advancement of their skills.