As an experienced Chef with a reputation of driving impressive results, Malcolm is focused on creating destination restaurants, bars and event spaces that respect margins and continue to challenge and grow our people. Malcolm is actively curating forward-leaning concepts for hotels in the development pipeline, while strengthening relationships and partnerships within the local community.
Following a four-year stint in the Navy, Malcolm quickly transitioned into leadership roles within restaurant and hotel companies. In 2007, Mitchell launched Brain Food, a healthy school lunch program that provided nutritionally sound meals from scratch while holding true to gourmet style. The program’s success led to his involvement in Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” campaign to fight childhood obesity which led to him being a featured chef for the “Party with a Purpose” in the Denver, Colorado Democratic National Convention for President Barack Obama. Mitchell has received multiple culinary awards, including Richmond Magazine Best New Restaurants 2014 & Baltimore Sun 2017 Best New Chef.