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cooking expert , Television personality , author

Jeffrey L. Smith, American cooking expert, television personality, author. Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1965. Recipient Daytime Emmy nominations (5), Best of the West Education television award Western Educational Network, 1986.

Background

Smith, Jeffrey L. was born on January 22, 1939 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Emely Smith.

Education

Bachelor, University Puget Sound, 1962. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), University Puget Sound, 1987. Master of Divinity, Drew University, 1965.

DDiv (honorary), Drew University, 1993.

Career

Served Methodist churches, Hartsdale, New Yorkserved Methodist churches, rural, Washingtonchaplain, assistant professor religion, U. Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington, 1966-1972;founder, The Chaplain's Pantry, Tacoma, 1972-1983;host Seattle Today television program, The Frugal Gourmet (formerly Cooking Fish Creatively), 1973-1977;host Public Broadcasting Service program, The Frugal Gourmet, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1965.

Works

Connections

Married Patricia M. Dailey, 1964. Children: Jason, Channing.

father:
Emely S. Smith

spouse:
Patricia M. Dailey

children:
Jason Smith

Channing Smith