Professional Chef and Media Personality

Sharing Latin American Culture Through In-Person and Virtual Presentations

Aimed at bilingual American and Latin American audiences, her media-driven food and culture education and virtual presentations include classic healthy Latin American dishes. As a professional speaker and chef, Amalia presents at various events and across different media platforms. Amalia is a familiar face in the Twin Cities and beyond, connecting people and brands with Latin culture and cuisine.

Amalia’s Media Experience

  • MPR, WCCO(CBS), Kare11(NBC), PBS/TPT feature stories
  • Regular guest on other local TV and radio shows
  • KSTP TV5(ABC) Twin Cities Live frequent appearances
  • Univision-Minnesota Spanish-language cooking segments
  • Minnesota Business Magazine, Volaris Inflight Magazine, Revue EZine-Guatemala contributing writer
  • El Minnesota de Hoy Spanish-language contributing writer
  • Super Bowl LII Super Snack Challenge Speaker and Chef-Judge & media appearances
  • Women Chefs and Restaurateurs Conference-MN Speaker and Chef-Judge