Meet the Chefs
Griffin Franksain is in 12th grade. Griffin is involved in cross country, jazz choir, drama, and Comet Cafe. This is his second year of Comet Cafe. Griffin’s favorite food is a good burger (preferably breakfast burger). Griffin is excited for Comet Cafe because his first year was great and he is very happy to be back.
Hunter is currently in 12th grade. This is Hunter’s 2nd year in Comet Cafe. Hunter works at Y’s Guys. Hunter is currently involved in Golf and Baseball. Hunter’s favorite meal is chicken alfredo because “It has chicken which is my favorite protein and adding pasta with the best sauce just makes it better than everything else.” Hunter is excited for Comet Cafe because he gets to learn very valuable skills in life.
Mya is currently in 12th grade. This is her first year in Comet Cafe. Mya used to be a part of Choir. She is employed at Chautauqua guest home. Mya doesn’t really have a favorite food. She’s excited for Comet Cafe because she gets to learn new things that are essential to life. Meet Mya!
Haley is currently in 11 th grade. This is her first year of Comet cafe. She is involved in Just for Kicks. Her favorite food is tacos!. She also loves to sing on her own time and write books. She hopes to learn more about people and is seeking inspiration.
Dillan is currently in 12th grade. This is Dillan’s second year in Comet Cafe. Dillan is currently employed at McDonalds. Dillan is involved in bowling. In his free time he likes to fish, work on cars and bowl. Dillan’s favorite food is shrimp alfredo. Dillan is excited for cafe to go to Kohls.
Calli is currently in the 12th grade. This is her second year in Comet Cafe. Calli is involved in the concert choir. She is currently employed at Todd Prichard’s Law Office and at a janitorial service in Charles City. Her favorite foods are Italian foods. Calli is excited for Comet Cafe this year because last year was fun!
Kyia is currently in 11th grade. This is Kyia’s first year in Comet Cafe. Kyia is involved in wrestling, trapshooting, and FFA. Kyia’s favorite meal is fried chicken and mashed potatoes with gravy because “ Fried chicken is the best and with mashed potatoes is even better!” One reason Kyia is excited for Comet Cafe is making all the good food.
Bailey is in 11th grade. This is her first year in Comet Cafe. Bailey is involved in Cheer, Dance, Choir, and Project Rise. Outside of school she camps and spends a lot of time with family and friends. Her favorite food is pasta. “ Why not love pasta it is delicious warm or cold”. Bailey is excited about Comet Cafe because she gets to learn new skills every day.
Tyrell is in his second year of Comet Cafe. He is involved in cross country, bowling, soccer, and choir as well as jazz choir. His favorite foods includes spaghetti and burgers. Tyrell is excited for Comet Cafe this year because we have more Cafes throughout the year.
Ragan is currently in 12th grade. This is her second year in Comet Cafe. Ragan currently works at Kwik Star. Ragan is involved in Bowling, Soccer, Chorus and FFA. In her free time, Ragan likes to volunteer and participate in the community. Ragan’s favorite meal is Chicken Alfredo. “All kinds of pasta dishes are my favorite”. One reason why Ragan is excited about Comet Cafe this year is getting the opportunity to cook with my classmates and to grow my culinary skills.
Cloey is an 11 grader. This is her first year in Comet Cafe. Cloey is involved in Track and Cross Country. Her favorite foods are naturally cold foods, and soup. “Cold and hot together are just a masterpiece.” A few of her hobbies include listening to music with her sister, and going on long walks. Cloey is excited for Comet Cafe this year because she gets to learn new cooking skills and even experience how to serve many people at once.
Clayton is currently in 12th grade. This is his first year in Comet Cafe. Clayton is involved in track, cross country, and orchestra. Clayton is currently employed at Hy-vee in the produce section. His favorite foods are Mexican and breakfast foods. Clayton is also learning his private pilots license. Fun! Clayton is excited to be in comet cafe this year because he loves learning how to cook new foods and making delicious lunches for the CC area. Meet Clayton!
Emma is currently in the 12th grade. This is Emma’s second year of Comet Cafe. Emma is involved in choir and dance. Emma is currently employed at Fareway. Emma’s favorite foods are parmesan garlic wings and corn nuggets. Emma likes these two foods because “the wings are spicy and super good but the corn nuggets help the spice. And corn nuggets are super good also.” Emma orders these every time she goes to eat at The Pub. In Emma’s free time she likes to hangout with her boyfriend, bake, cook, camping, shopping at Tj Maxx, and shopping at Target. Two reasons why Emma is excited for Comet Cafe this year is because she gets to cook lots of yummy food and go on the Des Moines trip in the spring.
Emily is currently a Junior in High school. This is her first year in Comet Cafe. Emily is involved in Track, Volleyball, and Drama. During her free time she likes to play the piano and make friendship bracelets. Her favorite food is cheese, cheese is the way to a girl's heart. Emily is looking forward to spending her first year in Comet Cafe with her friends.