Bryan Voltaggio

Shows Top Chef

Bryan Voltaggio is the executive chef and owner of four restaurants including VOLT, Lunchbox, Family Meal, and RANGE. As a finalist on Top Chef Season 6, Chef Bryan Voltaggio is the first chef to compete on both Top Chef and Top Chef Masters.The James Beard Foundation Award finalist co-authored the cookbook, VOLT.Ink, with his brother, Michael, and is set to release a new title, HOME, in 2014. As a father and chef, Voltaggio is a passionate philanthropist and supports Share Our Strength (SOS) in their fight against childhood hunger. He has raised close to half a million dollars over the last five years to support innovative school breakfast programs, meals for achievement, and the national No Kid Hungry campaign. He lives with his wife and high school sweetheart, Jennifer, and their two kids, Thacher and Piper, in his hometown of Frederick, MD. The Voltaggios are expecting the arrival of their third child this summer.