@trendy_chef's career began after graduating from the Riverside Culinary Academy at the age of 21. Shortly after graduating he proceeded to Florence Italy for three months to cook with Executive Chefs from different restaurants in the area to enhance his own creative techniques and skills. After returning back home to California he was hired to cook at the Coachella Music Festival, which is one of the biggest music festivals held in California. During the festival he landed the opportunity to cook for different celebrities. Trendy chef is currently teaching the youth the art of culinary science at different boys and girls clubs around the inland empire.