Trib Local: “The Mather Culinary Team Wins ‘Iron Chef’ Competition”

The Mather Sous Chef Chivo Montero, Executive Chef Chip Fegert and Mary Leary, President and CEO, Mather LifeWays, celebrate winning the “Iron Chef” competition at McCormick Place. Evanston, IL. (November 10, 2009) – The Mather culinary team of Executive Chef Chip Fegert and Sous Chef Chivo Montero has only been on the job for a short time, but their food preparation expertise is already being recognized nationally. The cooking duo was crowned winner of the “Iron Chef” competition at the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA) Chef Challenge 2009 that took place this week at Chicago’s McCormick Place.