Brooke Siem


Speaker | Writer | Chef | Coach.

Currently in Vancouver, BC.


  • Food Network: "Chopped" Champion, Season 32 Episode 6, "Chocolate Obsession"

  • Prohibition Bakery, co-author, Sterling Publishing, published October 6, 2015

  • Fast Company: The Ultimate Motivator: Adding Your Own Death to Your Calendar

  • Ravishly: 8 Life-Changing Resolutions

  • Zagat: 30 under 30 Culinary Game Changers

  • Refinery 29: These 8 Women Made Major Career Pivots, and So Can You

  • The Village Voice: Meet the Ladies of Prohibition Bakery 

Speaking Engagements


  • Pivot Podcast: Episode 107: (Un)Medicating Grief & Recovering Feeling After Decades on Anti-Depressants with Brooke Siem

  • The Growth Tribe: Episode 33: Grieving Loss, Identity & Closing Life’s Chapters ft. Brooke Siem

  • Maverick's Podcast: Episode 14: Take Back Control of your Life


  • Trending on Medium: What it’s like to compete on — and win—Food Network’s “Chopped”

  • Modern Loss: Welcome to New York

  • Tasting Table: Flying Solo: What It's Really Like to Travel Alone and the Best Places To Do It

  • Tasting Table: How to Find the "Best" Tacos in Mexico City

  • Tortuga: On Finding Happiness Through Factual Optimism

  • Tortuga: Don't Quit Because It's Hard, Quit Because It's Stupid

  • BarBend: What It's Like to Compete at Regionals When You're Not a CrossFit Superstar

  • BarBend: How Mr. Royal H. Burpee Invented the Most Despised Movement in Fitness

Route map, September 2016 - July 2017.

Route map, September 2016 - July 2017.