Les Dames d'Escoffier

Patricia Nadzieja

Chapter Board Member
Culinary Arts Educator
Paradise Valley High School

Having worked in the food industry since high school, Patty Nadzieja has spent the last 28 years in the classroom teaching at Paradise Valley High School. She has dedicated herself to advancing the Culinary Arts by instructing students, developing their skills, and most importantly, fostering a passion they can leverage into a career or simply enhance their personal lives.

Patty has found it incredibly gratifying –personally and professionally– to hear how she has helped inspire many students to continue their journeys in F&B to become the next generation of industry leaders. She enjoys traveling and cooking with friends.