Ronnie Woo

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For as long as I can remember, I have always marched to the beat of my own drum. As a child growing up in Bellevue, Washington, I got into all kinds of mischief and trouble, from routinely disregarding my parents’ rules about pets (I was particularly fond of amphibians, fish, and rodents) to always being reprimanded by my teacher for distracting others or not paying attention in class. My independent streak (at least, that was how I perceived it) actually intensified after high school when I moved to Los Angeles by myself at the age of 19 to pursue a personal dream of becoming a fashion model. Armed with only a few material possessions alongside a healthy dose of determination and resourcefulness, I supported myself, worked my tail off, and eventually signed with Wilhelmina Models! While I enjoyed modeling for a few years and derived tremendous gratification from achieving a lofty goal I had set for myself, I also knew modeling wouldn’t be a lifelong career. Moreover, my parents had strongly emphasized education throughout my childhood — a value system that resonates with me to this day (thanks, Mom and Dad!).

In keeping with these values (and while still modeling), I returned to college and earned my Bachelors degree in Psychology. Furthermore, I now also have two graduate degrees — a Masters in Business Administration and a Masters in Counseling Psychology. By now you’re probably wondering how all this has inspired me to focus my efforts on the creation and production of a culinary career. Well, in truth, hiding under the surface while I pursued earlier endeavors, something that has stayed constant is my passion for cooking and, yes, eating. And not eating just any food, but good food. My passion for all things cooking and eating conjures up some of my earliest childhood memories, be it sitting alongside my mom or grandma as they prepared a delicious dinner, or fishing with my dad and eating our fresh catch. So it was at an early age that I developed an appreciation for the important role that cooking, sharing, and enjoying good food should play in everyone’s life. Cooking fosters creativity, brings together family and friends, expresses love, and so much more. Sharing and enjoying delicious food are hands down two of the simplest, but greatest, joys life has to offer.

In 2011, I completed a program in association with the Northwest Culinary Academy of Vancouver and created the website The Delicious Cook, which is my way of sharing with you a passion for making and eating delicious food. Its foundation is rooted in my experiences and adventures, and I am incredibly excited to share it with you through my culinary services and website! 

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  2. Bobbi Wegner

  3. José Ralat

  4. Philia Kelnhofer

  5. Mark Masker

  6. Michael Turback

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  9. Laura Bashar

  10. Matthew Prescott

  11. Mark Allison

  12. Karrie Truman

  13. Keith Pandolfi

  14. Todd Richards

  15. Sonya Sanford

  16. Shaye Elliott

  17. Michael Scelfo

  18. Michael Leviton

  19. Frank Carollo

  20. Amy Emberling

  21. Erika Council

  22. Leah Segedie

  23. Judy Allen

  24. Stephanie Weaver

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  25. Irena Chalmers

    Irena Chalmers

  26. Derek and Chad Sarno

    Derek and Chad Sarno

  27. Daniel Olivella

    Daniel Olivella

  28. Caroline Wright

    Caroline Wright

  29. Norman Van Aken

    Norman Van Aken

  30. Ford Fry

    Ford Fry

  31. Sherrie Castellano

    Sherrie Castellano

  32. Maura Kilpatrick

    Maura Kilpatrick

  33. William Woys Weaver

    William Woys Weaver

  34. Rick Woodford

    Rick Woodford

  35. Ronnie Woo

    Ronnie Woo

  36. Virginia Willis

  37. Anne Willan

    Anne Willan

  38. Craig Whitson

    Craig Whitson

  39. Dan Whalen

    Dan Whalen

  40. Jeffrey Weiss

    Jeff Weiss

  41. Katie Webster

    Katie Webster

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  47. Lauren Keiper Stein

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    Ana Sortun

  49. Natalie Slater

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  51. Mary Beth Shaddix

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    Andrew Schloss

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  55. Amelia Saltsman

    Amelia Saltsman

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  57. Matthew Rowley

    Matthew Rowley

  58. Betty Rosbottom

  59. Jennie Ripps & Maria Littlefield

  60. Lisa Boalt Richardson

  61. A.J. Rathbun

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    Anne Quatrano

  63. Susan Pridmore

    Susan Pridmore

  64. Kate Payne

  65. Neka Pasquale

    Neka Pasquale

  66. Kim O’Donnel

  67. Brittany Nickerson

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  68. June Naylor

  69. Kathy Moore & Roxanne Wyss

  70. Irv Miller

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  72. Jennifer McGruther

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  82. Allyson Kramer

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  92. Julie Hasson

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  95. Sandra A. Gutierrez

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    Linda Gassenheimer

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    Amy Friedman

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    Judith Fertig

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    Carol Fenster

  102. Von Diaz

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    Sandy D’Amato

  104. Hannah Crum

    Hannah Crum & Alex LaGory

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  106. John Coletta

    John Coletta

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    Kelley Coffeen

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    Katie Cavuto, RD

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    Elizabeth Andoh

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    Toby Amidor, RD

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