Tune into the Food Network on May 13, as Kara Sigle ’03 puts her cooking skills to the test and competes for her own Food Network show on Food Network Star. The show will pit Sigle against 14 other seasoned chefs. However this season Food Network personalities Alton Brown, Bobby Flay, and Giada De Laurentiis will each serve as a team coach for five competitors. Sigle will be a part of the Bobby Flay team.

A marketing major, Sigle was cocaptain of the Redline Express Dance Team at Illinois State. Since graduating she has been a cheerleader for the San Francisco 49ers Gold Rush and attended the Kendall College School of Culinary Arts. Sigle owns and operates Nostalgic Catering, and also works as an instructor for The Total Body Boot Camp in Chicago.

Check out Sigle’s bio and be sure to watch as she attempts to cook her way to stardom.

4 thoughts on “Kara Sigle competes on Food Network Star

  1. Kris Cichowski says:

    Way to go Kara Sigle! So glad we were able to experience her first class cooking. She is an awesome Chef! American will fall in love with Kara’s down-to-earth fun-loving approach to creating lasting memories and keeping friends and family connected. Proud to be a Red Bird. Will fan vote! http://www.foodnetwork.com/the-next-food-network-star-fan-vote/package/index.html

  2. Ken says:

    Hope you do well. I will be watching. Way to go fellow Redbird.

  3. Wow! Just discovered Chef Kara’s You Tube clip. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBJ0vQCt7wY This RedBird has what it takes. Take time to Fan Vote and show your support we have a great opportunity to bump her to the top of the list. Go Kara Sigle!!! http://www.foodnetwork.com/the-next-food-network-star-fan-vote/package/index.html

  4. KC says:

    Apparently, the Food Network may bring back a finalist who was eliminated in the first three episodes to compete again. So far Kara Sigle is doing well in the fan poll. Your additional support would help. Please vote on this link. Let’s get our Red Bird back in the running!