Chef Mel started his food career in the military in the 70s over 30 years ago! He has cooked and prepared for the MLK yearly events, to top notch doctors and NFL football players! His passion for Southern Progressive Cooking came from his mother Ella Mae Mattison who faithfully cooked meals for him and his siblings daily. He states that his mother actually put Grits in her Dressing and that sparked his interest to try different seasonings and food blends! Today he operates a chicken Joint Called Wingin it that offers fast, fun and flavorful chicken along with an economic meat n 2 option for just $5. Check out Chef Mel soon!