The Cooking Team

Tom McGuigan serves as Culinary Director, bringing more than 30 years of culinary industry experience into the Jessie & Laurent kitchen.  Along with Alex Stricker, Jessie & Laurent’s Brand Director, they oversee a talented team. Head Chef Hector and most of the kitchen staff have been with the company for over a decade. Our team always bring their smiles in the early hours of the morning to prepare the company’s many offerings with exceptional consistency. Everyone has a role – from finding a unique recipe to the packing clients’ bags correctly, prepping or cleaning, the energetic team is committed to creating an excellent experience.

The Cooking Team

Alex Stricker serves as executive chef. He oversees a talented team, with Hector as his head chef. Most of the staff in the kitchen have been with company for over a decade. From the cook in charge of a unique recipe, to the dispatcher making sure the clients’ bags are correctly stocked, to the dishwasher or the prep chef dicing away, the energetic kitchen team always bring their smiles in the early hours of the morning to prepare the company’s many offerings with exceptional consistency.

The Driving Team

Our four drivers  – Juan, Sonia, Ismael and Antonio, are an amazing team.  They whiz around the entire Bay Area with chilled bags filled to the brim with delicious meals for the hundreds of clients dotting the Bay. Always pleasant, they will take the initiative to fill your refrigerator if need be, or drop the bag on your back porch, or simply hand it to you so that you may rest at ease and not worry about grocery shopping and dinner time!

The Driving Team

Our four drivers  – Juan, Sonia, Ismael and Antonio, are an amazing team.   They whiz around the entire Bay Area with chilled bags filled to the brim with delicious meals for the hundreds of clients dotting the Bay. Always pleasant, they will take the initiative to fill your refrigerator if need be, or drop bag on the your back porch, or simply hand it to you so that you may rest at ease and not worry about grocery shopping and dinner time!

The Office Team

Adeline, considered by many to be the “office fairy”, has been with Jessie and Laurent for over 25 years. As the Operations and Customer Service Manager, she has become the French voice behind the company’s very busy phone lines and her goal is to ensure that the clients’ needs and wishes are perfectly met. She is also the liaison between the Culinary Director Tom McGuigan, and Brand Director, Alex Stricker, the Managing Partner, Rick Graves, the kitchen staff, and the driving team. Also on the office team with the new ownership are Tui Scheuring and Lisa Stricker – both manning those phone lines and ensuring utmost customer service to each client.

The Office Team

Adeline, considered by many to be the “office fairy”, has been with Jessie and Laurent for over 25 years. As the Operations and Customer Service Manager, she has become the French voice behind the company’s very busy phone lines and her goal is to ensure that the clients’ needs and wishes are perfectly met. She is also the liaison between the Executive Chef, Alex Stricker, the Managing Partner, Rick Graves, the kitchen staff, and the driving team. Also on the office team with the new ownership is Tui Scheuring and Lisa Stricker – both manning those phone lines and ensuring utmost customer service to each client.