Candice Kumai popularly titled “The Golden Girl of Wellness” is a New York-based author and Chef. Further, she is a classically trained chef who is also a model turned journalist. She has shared information on wellness wisdom and traditional Japanese heritage with culinary prowess.
Furthermore, she is a New York Best-Seller author. She has written, art directed and creative directed her own work since 2008. Moreover, she was the former Food Editor-at-Large for Shape and Men’s Fitness magazines and a columnist for Men’s Health and Women’s Health. At present, she is shooting coverage for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics in NYC, LA, and Japan with NHK World in Tokyo and The Today Show.
Caption: The trained chef and journalist, Candice Kumai.
Candice Kumai: Bio, Family, Career
The talented personality was born on 24 February 1983 in California. She is the daughter of a Japanese mother and a Polish-American father. But she has not provided the names of her parents. Regarding her education, she graduated from California State University in Long Beach. After that, she attended Le Cordon Bleu’s California School of Culinary Arts and earned top honors and a place on the Dean’s List.
Initially, she started working as a model when she was a teenager. She has served as a regular judge on Iron America and Beat Bobby Flay. Following her graduation from culinary school, the trained professional chef began cooking on the line at several restaurants. Also, she became the youngest chef competing on the first season of Top Chef. Most possibly she gained notice for her cooking based on her Japanese American heritage.
Additionally, she has also been involved in 1,000 Days that was initiated by Hillary Clinton in 2010. In the project, they worked to improve nutrition for mothers and children worldwide. As an author, she has written several books like the Clean Green series has made the bestseller list of the New York Times. She became a Kirin brand ambassador in 2014 and contributed as an editor to Shape Magazine.
Candice Kumai: Personal Life & Husband
Coming over to her personal life, she possibly is single at the moment and seems not to be involved in any romantic relationship. Or maybe she has been in a secret relationship that she has been avoiding in the media. However, going into a safe zone, she is living a single life and enjoying her bachelors’ life hanging out with her friends. Further, she also loves to travel and indulge herself with nature discovering new places.
Candice Kumai: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She has a net worth estimated at around $4 million from her television appearance as well as her career as a chef. She has published books related to recipes which are New York Times bestsellers. Further, she also amassed a handsome amount from her modeling assignments and journalism career. With this huge amount, she is living a lavish lifestyle.
She is highly active over different social media platforms with verified accounts. He has an Instagram account @candicekumai with 17.7k followers. On Twitter, he has a verified account @candicekumai with 22k followers.
Candice Kumai: Body Measurements
The beautiful chef has a slim and curvy body structure that stands to a height of 5 feet 7 inches or 1.75 meters. Apart from that, no information on her body weight or measurements of the chest or waist. She has dark brown hair color with brown eyes color.