Chef/Owner Shanna Horner O’Hea Honored with North Park University Distinguished Alumni Award

Nort Park University - Chicago

Shanna Horner O’Hea was  honored with a distinguished alumni award by her alma mater, Chicago’s North Park University on Saturday, September 21st, 2019.  The awards ceremony took place during the school’s Homecoming and Class Reunion event held from September 16-22, 2019.

North Park University President Mary Surridge and Shanna Horner O'Hea

North Park University President Mary Surridge and Shanna Horner O’Hea



North Park University’s Homecoming has been celebrated since 1925 and includes sporting events, art exhibits, concerts, banquets, and the River Run 5K event. You can visit North Park’s website here.

About The Kennebunk Inn

The Chefs/Owners of The Kennebunk Inn and its restaurant, Academe Maine Brasserie & Tavern met when they were students at The Culinary Institute of America. They have appeared on "Best Thing I Ever Ate," "Chopped," "Rewrapped," and "Beat Bobby Flay" on the Food Network and on the Travel Channel's "Food Paradise." They have also appeared in Oprah Winfrey's "O" The Magazine. The O'Heas have been guest chefs at Walt Disney World's Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, Houston's "Sugar Land Food & Wine Affair, Boca Raton's "Boca Bacchanal" Food & Wine Festival, and on Holland America Cruise Line.