"Summers spent picking peas and strawberries on my uncle’s organic farm in Canada had a profound impact on me." —Chef Heather Umlah

Heather Umlah is a vibrantly creative chef, intuitive healer, and longtime spiritual practitioner.

Heather has dedicated her life to sharing the blessings of delicious food to nourish the body and mind for optimal health. As a chef, Heather offers a new level of integrity and joy to her clients through inspired dialogue, creativity, and healing cuisine. As a course leader, Heather offers her vast experience in the ways that food can transform physical and mental wellbeing. 

Heather studied at the Institute of Integrative Nutrition in New York, where she honed her knowledge of holistic nutrition and healing food. She is a longtime champion of local and sustainable agricultural practices. She has worked with people from all walks of life, including celebrities, artists, activists, expectant mothers, people battling major illness, and those recovering from surgery. Heather is known best for her heavenly food, deep-seated intuition, dedication to healing, vivacious wit and a profound appreciation for what it means to be human.

Current & Former Clients

  • Ang Lee
  • Arianna Huffington
  • Hugh Jackman
  • Jim Carrey
  • Karlie Kloss
  • Katie Lee
  • Mario Cantone
  • Zach Quinto
  • Balmain
  • Chanel
  • Elle Decor
  • Estee Lauder in collaboration with Dr. Andrew Weil
  • Jimmy Choo
  • MGM Studios
  • Martha Stewart Living
  • Travel & Leisure
Heather’s work is impeccable, more important, however, is the feeling of comfort and community she creates in the kitchen. Though these meals are prepared by someone outside of your family, they are chock full of the love and goodness of a homemade meal.
— Jessica Mennella