About Jeanette Chawki
Jeannette is the Lebanese instructor for the League of Kitchens. She grew up in the Lebanese city of Zahle and moved to the U.S. in 2006. She became interested in cooking as a teenager and vividly remembers learning to make tabbouleh from her aunts, a recipe she has painstakingly perfected over time. Formerly an elementary school French teacher, Jeannette now lives in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, with her husband and three children, where she is an active member of her church and local community, as well as a caterer of small parties and events.