Where Is Chef Charlie Trotter Wife Rochelle Smith Now?

Chef Charlie Trotter’s wife Rochelle Smith is a veteran corporate consultant and expert strategist with diverse industry experience.

Rochelle Smith was Charlie’s third wife, the two were in a long-term relationship until they finally decided to tie the knot in 2010. Sadly, their marriage only lasted for three years until 2013.

Charlie’s life has been made into a documentary “Love, Charlie: The Rise and Fall of Chef Charlie Trotter.” It features the life and legacy of Chef Charlie as he was one of the greatest chefs in the United States of America who helped to shape the country’s culinary industry.

During his lifetime, the chef Trotter owned and ran several restaurants throughout the United States of America and even in Mexico. He was also the host of the PBS cooking show The Kitchen Sessions with Charlie Trotter in 1999. He also published 10 cookbooks and co-authored 4 cookbooks. 

Who Is Charlie Trotter Wife Rochelle Smith?

Rochelle Smith was the third wife of the famous American chef Charlie Trotter. 

Smith is an accomplished corporate personality who has severed over two and a half decades consulting corporations and making impactful strategies. She has a wide variety of industry experience in finance, branding, marketing, advertising, and the culinary industry. 

As a businesswoman, Rochelle is the founder and CEO of R’Culinaire. Her company serves the hospitality industry by providing valuable strategic counsel. She is also carrying her husband’s legacy by serving as an executive director for Charlie Trotter Culinary Education Foundation. Smith also established an endowment to provide scholarships for culinary students in the United States of America. 

Apart from being a businesswoman, she also has a great passion for food and often shares her experience and recipes with her viewers through television. She appears on several networks and has also established herself as a television personality. 

Rochelle and her husband Charlie got married in 2010 after dating for several years. The couple does not have any children together and their marriage only lasted for 3 years until 2013. They did not share much about their married life on the internet. 

Untold Facts About Rochelle Smith

  1. Rochelle Smith celebrates her birthday on September 28 every year, her age appears to be between 50 to 55 years old but her actual age has not come to the surface yet. 
  2. Smith and her husband Charlie met in the year 2000 and started dating a few months after their first meeting. 
  3. They tied the knot on February 26, 2010, at One & Only resort in Maldives, the couple had an intimate but beautiful wedding ceremony. 
  4. Rochelle does not share any children with Charlie but she is the stepmother to Charlie’s son Dylan from his previous relationship. 
  5. Smith is found using Instagram with her username @rochelletrotter, she has 3k followers on her social media account.
  6. She is currently working as a consultant for corporate strategies in the hospitality industry through her company R’Culinaire. 
  7. Rochelle is also serving as an Executive director for Charlie Trotter Culinary Education Foundation and established Charles & Rochelle Trotter Culinary Endowment to provide scholarships to culinary students. 
  8. She has attended several prestigious culinary schools including the Culinary Institute of America, The Cooking & Hospitality Institute of Chicago, and The French Pastry School. 
  9. Smith is also a licensed health coach and has been teaching women about maintaining their life and health since 2015. 
  10. Rochelle Smith has never publicly reacted to her husband’s biographical documentary Love Charlie The Rise and Fall of Chef Charlie Trotter