‘Chef Reggie’ Cooks Up Inspiration For Westside High School Students In Houston

Source: Flori Meeks / Houston Chronicle

Chef Reginald Martin could say preparing food is in his blood.

The catering operation he owns with wife Merinda Watkins Martin has been a family business since his grandmother started it out of her home.

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But while Martin finds his work as executive chef with Lemond Market and Catering rewarding, he says that it’s his role as a culinary arts teacher at Westside High School that touches his heart.

The Texas Restaurant Association Education Foundation recently presented Martin with its Educator Excellence Award for 2013-14.

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