Joshna Maharaj - 1976

Chef, speaker, activist

About me

Joshna Maharaj is a chef, a two-time TEDx speaker, & activist who wants to help everyone have a better relationship with their food. She believes strongly in the power of chefs & social gastronomy to bring values of hospitality, sustainability, & social justice to the table. She has just finished writing a book entitled Take Back the Tray, which will be released in May 2020 by ECW Press. Joshna is a regular guest on CBC Radio, a passionate public speaker, and she co-hosts a food podcast called Hot Plate on the Frequency Network.