professionally known as Chef Kay Kay, is a celebrity chef based in Los Angeles. Her passion for cooking, coupled with her natural ability in the kitchen, has propelled her to become one of the most sought-after chefs in the entertainment and sport space. She travels around the world with her clients, designing customized meals that cater to each individual’s lifestyle and dietary needs.
Some of her celebrity clientele include: Diddy, Drake, Migos, Jhene Aiko, Von Miller, and the late, great Nipsey Hussle. She is the founder of The Saffron Agency, a group of professional chefs who work together to staff their A-List clientele and events. Each chef is hand-selected by Kayla, who is hands-on throughout the training process, instilling in each chef the value of believing in their work and sharing her same professionalism. In 2021, she was named the Creative Executive Chef of Los Angeles-based restaurant 40 Love, redesigning the restaurant’s menu with a variety of her most popular dishes. Additionally, she created a spice line awaiting its release this year.
Kayla was born and raised in the Crenshaw neighborhood of Los Angeles and completed her professional training as a Certified Chef at the Los Angeles Trade Technical College in 2017. Outside of cooking, her interests include spending time with her miniature poodle, Saffron, making music, skincare, interior design, and fitness.