Judges


Aldo Dean

Restaurateur, BarDog Tavern, Slider Inn, and Aldo's Pizza (downtown and midtown locations)

Christopher Craft

Judge, Criminal Court Division 8, and former prosecutor

Christopher Jamison

Judge, Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

CW Silverberg

Co-host, Tripping Kosher web series dedicated to exploring and highlighting kosher establishments across the country

Danny Wayne Keil

Judge, Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

David Zericor

Judge, Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

Eric Mogy

Honorary Judge; President of ASBEE; owner, The Mogy Law Firm

Erling Jenson

Award winning chef and owner, Erling Jenson

Greg Coy

News anchor, Fox13 News

Josh Steiner

Owner, Strano by Chef Josh

Joyce Peterson

Local TV personality

Kontji Anthony

Newscaster, Channel 5 News

Lee Harris

Mayor of Shelby County

Louis Conley

Winner of contest for special guest judge

Mark Ward

Judge, Criminal Court, Division 9, and former Public Defender

Michael Donahue

Journalist, Memphis Flyer

Newt Schaeffer

Deputy Assistant

Regina Smith

Judge, Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

Soheila Keil

Judge, Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

Valerie Smith

Judge, Circuit Court, Division 3; lover of all things BBQ

Yehuda Joffre

Owner, Judd's Memphis Kitchen (Cedarhurst, NY); co-host, Tripping Kosher