Sam Kass

TROVE; Acre Venture Partners; Former White House Chef and Senior Policy Advisor for Nutrition

Sam Kass is founder of food technology company TROVE and venture partner at Acre Venture Partners.

Previously, Kass was White House chef and senior policy advisor for nutrition for the Obama administration from 2009 to 2014. He was also executive director of Michelle Obama's Let's Move! campaign. Kass had been the Obama family's personal chef when Barack Obama was Illinois senator.

Before his time with the Obamas, Kass had founded Inevitable Table, a personal chef company based in Chicago.

Last Updated: September 14, 2017