Chef Emily Pinsky

Chef Instructor, Pastry Arts

Instructor Emily Pinsky
Location: Online Programs
Favorite Dish: chocolate chip cookies


Chef Emily has created cake designs that have won awards in magazines such as Modern Luxury Chicago, Celebration Society, and The Knot. She has worked as Manager, Head Decorator, and Head Baker for a cake design studio in Chicago.

Emily is passionate about wedding cakes, wedding trends, sugar flowers, and decoration techniques.

Honors, Awards & Affiliations

  • ServSafe® Food Service Manager

Professional EXPERIENCE

  • Manager - Amy Beck Cake Design, Chicago, IL
  • Head Decorator - Amy Beck Cake Design, Chicago, IL
  • Head Baker - Amy Beck Cake Design, Chicago, IL


  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
  • Patisserie Certificate, The French Pastry School, Chicago, IL

Special Interests

I do wheel-thrown ceramics in my free time!

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