Schwebel Lecture Series
The Schwebel Family Foundation of Youngstown, Ohio, is a major supporter of the Hospitality and Event Management program.
More than 30 years ago, the Schwebel family established an endowment for the program, primarily to support an annual Schwebel Guest Lecture Series. In addition, the endowment has supported the development of the Catering and Research Kitchen and various levels of student support. Lee Schwebel has served on the Hospitality and Events Management Advisory Board for over 20 years.
2024 Schwebel Lecture Series Speaker
Jeremy Umansky | Owner, Chef and Operator of Larder
Jeremy Umansky is a chef, zymologist, mycologist, and owner of Larder Delicatessen & Bakery in Cleveland, Ohio. Both Larder and Umansky have been nominated for numerous James Beard Foundation awards including Best New Restaurant in America, Best Chef in the Greak Lakes, and Research and Scholarship in Media for his book Koji Academy. Food & Wine Magazine has named him “The Deli Prophet”. Works by him and about his gastronomy can be found across the food print landscape.