Ashton Keefe is a Manhattan-based chef, on-air culinary instructor and food stylist
With a focus on beautiful and seasonal food, Ashton encourages food enthusiasts of her generation to embrace the practice of everyday cooking and celebrations.
Ashton’s girl-next-door charm is best represented in her collaboration with lifestyle brands emerging into the food space such as Whispering Angel, Instagram, Tuckernuck and Kate Sommerville.
Ashton works as a member of NBC’s Today Show family as a food stylist and reappearing on-air talent. In 2013, she joined the team of celebrity chef and mentor, Giada De Laurentiis and regularly works for New York clients such as Tom Colicchio, Lauren Bush Lauren, Harry Connick Jr. and Kelly Clarkson.
As a part of the opening team at Haven’s Kitchen, a Manhattan-based event space and cooking school, she was recognized in The New York Times and Food & Wine Magazine. Ashton can often be found teaching private clients and budding cooks anything from knife skills to coq au vin and finds her greatest strength is in the kitchen, teaching.
Her work is often featured in Domino Magazine, Glitter Guide & her newest partnership, Equinox's, Futhermore. She is also the author of Lemon & Salt: A Modern Girl's Guide to Culinary Revelry available on Amazon.