Great Lakes Culinary Center
Originally from Detroit Executive Chef Reva Constantine was lured into the culinary world when her passion for this industry and food was recognized at an early age. While in high school Reva went on to study culinary arts at Brithaupt Vocational Center in Detroit, MI. There she found her true love… the world of culinary arts and there she decided to become a professional chef. Reva graduated with high honors and was rewarded “Student of The Year”. After graduation she enrolled in Schoolcraft College Culinary Arts Program. While in college she received her first opportunity to work in the industry at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Dearborn, MI as the employee café cook. Excited to have the chance to work with such talented chefs, she work as hard as she could to work her way up the culinary ladder. After a great experience at Schoolcraft College Reva decided to join the culinary competition team at Schoolcraft College. Reva was elected as team caption and took her team all the way to Nationals in Las Vegas where they were victorious and won the national title.
Chef Reva has won numerous awards for culinary competitions and has worked as Executive Chef at great establishments such as, Villa Maria in West Bloomfield, Gravity Bar and Grill in Milford and Joe’s Produce Gourmet Market in Livonia. She truly loves for her Position as Executive Chef at Great Lakers Culinary Center. She Calls it her Culinary Playground.
Chef Reva established Salt + Acid with her friend Elijah Smith. They decided to create this great pop up in order to be able to create their own food and to have fun with food. Salt + Acid represents life in the kitchen because everything need a little Salt + Acid.
Outside of creating culinary masterpieces throughout Metro Detroit, 38 year old Constantine enjoys spending time with her 2 children Jaiden and Jeremiah.